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  • adj. Consisting of seven islands.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Consisting of seven islands.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or made up of seven islands: as, the septinsular republic of the Ionian Islands.


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  • Formerly dependent on the Phanar of Constantinople, the ecclesiastical eparchies of the ancient septinsular republic became connected in 1866 with the Holy Synod of Athens, to which they are still subject [Théarvic, "L'Eglise de Grèce" in Echos d'Orient, "

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  • An adjective for the Wordnik listers of island terms.

    November 20, 2012