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Iceland British & World English

An island country in the North Atlantic; population 306,700 (est. 2009); official language, Icelandic; capital, Reykjavik

Iceland moss British & World English

A brown branching lichen with stiff spines along the margins of the fronds, growing in mountain and moorland habitats. It can be boiled to produce an edible jelly

Iceland poppy British & World English

A tall poppy which is widely cultivated for its colourful flowers and suitability for cutting, native to arctic and north temperate regions

Iceland spar British & World English

A transparent variety of calcite, showing strong double refraction

South-East Iceland British & World English

A shipping forecast area covering part of the NE Atlantic between Iceland and the Faroes

Iceland lichen in Iceland moss British & World English

A brown branching lichen with stiff spines along the margins of the fronds, growing in mountain and moorland habitats. It can be boiled to produce an edible jelly