Laccadive Islands

geographical name
Lac·​ca·​dive Islands | \ ˈla-kə-ˌdēv How to pronounce Laccadive Islands (audio) , -ˌdīv, -div\
variants: or Cannanore Islands \ ˈka-​nə-​ˌnȯr How to pronounce Cannanore Islands (audio) \

Definition of Laccadive Islands

islands in the Arabian Sea north of the Maldives forming Lakshadweep union territory of India

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