from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Two island groups of the British West Indies in the Atlantic Ocean in the southeast part of the Bahama Islands. The islands were a dependency of Jamaica after 1848 and became a crown colony in 1962.
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- proper n. A British overseas territory in the Caribbean. Official name: Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI).
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