Anguilla

geographical name
An·​guil·​la | \ aŋ-ˈgwi-lə How to pronounce Anguilla (audio) , an- \

Definition of Anguilla

island of the British West Indies in the Leeward Islands northwest of Saint Kitts area 35 square miles (91 square kilometers)

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Anguillan \ aŋ-​ˈgwi-​lən How to pronounce Anguilla (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Anguilla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anguilla. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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