Falkland Islands

geographical name Falk·land Islands \ ˈfȯ-klənd , ˈfȯl- \
variants: or Spanish Islas Malvinas play \ˌēs-läs-mäl-ˈvē-näs\

Definition of Falkland Islands

islands of the southwestern Atlantic east of the southern end of Argentina; a British crown colony whose capital is Stanley, but also claimed by Argentina area 4700 square miles (12,173 square kilometers), population 2700


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