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

  • Isle of In Spanish Is·la de la Ju·ven·tud (ēsˈlä dĕ lä ho͞o-vĕn-to͞odˈ) Formerly Isle of PinesYouth An island in the Caribbean Sea south of western Cuba. Discovered by Columbus in 1494, it was later a penal colony and a rendezvous for pirates. It was claimed by both the United States and Cuba until a 1925 treaty confirmed Cuba's sovereignty.


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