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Leeward Islands Line breaks: Lee|ward Is|lands
Pronunciation: /ˈliːwəd/

Definition of Leeward Islands in English:

A group of islands in the Caribbean, constituting the northern part of the Lesser Antilles. The group includes Guadeloupe, Antigua, St Kitts, and Montserrat.


Leeward with reference to the islands' situation further downwind (in terms of the prevailing south-easterly winds) than the Windward Islands.

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