from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The largest island of the Bahamas, in the western part of the archipelago.
  • An island of southeast Greece in the Aegean Sea. The northernmost of the Cyclades, it was colonized by Athens in the fifth century B.C.
  • Andros, Sir Edmund 1637-1714. English colonial administrator in America whose attempt to unify the New England colonies under his governorship (1686-1689) was met by revolt.

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  • proper n. An island of the Cyclades, Greece.


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