Definition of insularity in English:


Line breaks: in|su¦lar|ity
Pronunciation: /ˌɪnsjʊˈlarɪti


[mass noun]
  • 2The state or condition of being an island: he proved the insularity of Van Diemen’s Land by circumnavigating it in 1798
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    • He said there was still a lot of work to do in the region, especially getting rid of the insularity of each island.

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