Examples of islet in a Sentence
landed the boat on a tiny islet that we had all to ourselves
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Despite being devoid of charms, the islet is a major political and economic prize for both countries.
The officials said the USS John S. McCain traveled close to Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, among a string of islets, reefs and shoals.
But in people who have this form of diabetes, cells of the pancreas amass clumps of a protein known as islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP), which is very similar to the β amyloid that accumulates in Alzheimer’s disease.
The approach is called laparoscopic total pancreatectomy with islet cell autotransplantation.
Surrounding the main island, visitors can boat hop to the approximately 1,800 surrounding islets, floating on the tropical, turquoise sea which boasts some of the best scuba diving spots in the world.
Langkawi SkyCab on Langkawi Island lifts you to dreamlike views over these emerald islets on a 15-minute ride up Machinchang Mountain to 2,323 feet.
This Nordic city is not only surrounded by the sea, but there are canals running through it, creating small islets and regions within the city borders.
In its landscape — an islet off the Long Island coast.
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