Definition of Isle of Wight in English:

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Isle of Wight

Pronunciation: /ˌʌɪl əv ˈwʌɪt/
An island off the south coast of England, a county since 1974; population 131,700 (est. 2009); administrative centre, Newport. It lies at the entrance to Southampton Water and is separated from the mainland by the Solent and Spithead.
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