See under Antilles.
a chain of islands in the West Indies, divided into two parts, the one including Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, and Puerto Rico (Greater Antilles) the other including a large arch of smaller islands to the SE and S (Lesser Antilles or Caribees)
He now made the discovery of several other new islands, particularly the Caribees and Jamaica.
The Young Gentleman and Lady’s Monitor, and English Teacher’s Assistant John Hamilton Moore
the Antilles, a group of islands in the Caribbean See also Greater Antilles, Lesser Antilles
noun (Canadian) the Cariboo, a region in the W foothills of the Cariboo Mountains, scene of a gold rush beginning in 1860 Historical Examples Examples—many birds, butterflies, and some bats; the cariboo, and buffalo. Ontario Teachers’ Manuals: Nature Study Ontario Ministry of Education She had heard of a sick miner (maybe from cariboo) who lay […]
a mountain range in SW Canada, in E central British Columbia, part of the Rocky Mountains: highest peak, about 11,750 feet (3580 meters). plural noun a mountain range in SW Canada, in SE British Columbia. Highest peak: Mount Sir Wilfrid Laurier, 3520 m (11 549 ft)
any of several large, North American deer of the genus Rangifer, related to the reindeer of the Old World. Contemporary Examples If you’re weird and running for office there, the best place to start seems to be caribou County. Who Voted For Idaho’s Weirdo Candidates For Governor? Ben Jacobs May 20, 2014 I sent him […]
- Caribou codeworks
caribou codeworks company The company which sells QTRADER. Director of Marketing: Norm Larsen . (1995-11-05)