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Thousand Islands

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  • 1A group of about 1,500 islands in a widening of the St Lawrence River in North America, just below Kingston. Some of the islands belong to Canada and some to the US.
  • 2A group of about 100 small islands off the north coast of Java, forming part of Indonesia. Indonesian name Pulau Seribu.

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