from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An island of Antigua and Barbuda in the West Indies north of Antigua. It was privately owned from 1691 to 1872.
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- proper n. An island in the nation of Antigua and Barbuda, to the north of Antigua
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- n. an island in Antigua and Barbuda
But there was one exception – when we went recently to Antigua, my first taste of the Caribbean, and flew, at dawn, in a tiny plane across the sea to its neighbouring island, Barbuda, which is tiny.
Writing in the Lancet medical journal, Knoll and colleague Christopher Murray said they found under-5 mortality is falling in every region of the world with increases in only Swaziland, Lesotho, Equatorial Guinea and Antigua and Barbuda.
This week the twin island nation of Antigua and Barbuda charged a local businessman , Giancarlo Bettini, and his Antigua based offshore company Slyloft Inc. with breaching laws under the W.I.P.O.
"The activities of Slyloft have a potential to impair the reputation of Antigua and Barbuda, generally, and more specifically, it's reputation in allowing a company incorporated here to breach the country's international treaty obligations and its domestic laws while yielding, to the country, very little benefits," Armstrong added.
This week the twin island nation of Antigua and Barbuda charged a local businessman with breaching laws under the W.I.P.O.
A tropical storm watch is in effect for the Leeward Islands of Antigua, Barbuda, Montserrat, Nevis and St. Kitts.
Barbuda, also from beards, because the fig trees have roots that also look like beards.
Barbuda (of Antigua and Barbuda) has the same etymology.
After two days aboard, the pirates have managed to break into the MV Beluga Nomination's control room and the ship — some 433 feet 132 meters long and flying the flag of Antigua and Barbuda— now seems to be heading west toward the Somali coast, the statement said.
The vessel is registered in Antigua and Barbuda and is part of the Icelandic shipping company Eimskip - CTG AS fleet.
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