[kits-nee-vis, -nev-is] /ˈkɪtsˈni vɪs, -ˈnɛv ɪs/
a twin-island state in the Leeward Islands, in the E West Indies, consisting of the islands of St. Kitts and Nevis: formerly a British colony and member of the West Indies Associated States; gained independence 1983. 104 sq. mi. (269 sq. km).
an independent state in the E Caribbean; comprises the two islands of St Kitts and Nevis: with the island of Anguilla formed a colony (1882–1967) and a British associated state (1967–83); Anguilla formally separated from the group in 1983; gained full independence in 1983 as a member of the Commonwealth. Official language: English. Religion: Protestant majority. Currency: E Caribbean dollar. Capital: Basseterre. Pop: 51 134 (2013 est). Area: 262 sq km (101 sq miles)
noun 1. Louis Stephen [lwee ste-fen] /lwi stɛˈfɛn/ (Show IPA), 1882–1973, prime minister of Canada 1948–57. 2. Yves (Mathieu) [eev-ma-tyœ] /iv maˈtyœ/ (Show IPA), 1936–2008, French fashion designer. 3. a city in S Quebec, in E Canada, W of Montreal. Saint-Laurent /French sɛ̃lɔrɑ̃/ noun 1. Yves (iv), full name Yves-Mathieu. 1936–2008, French couturier: popularized trousers […]
- Saint leger
noun 1. the Saint Leger, an annual horse race run at Doncaster since 1776: one of the classics of the flat-racing season
- Saint linus
noun 1. Saint, died a.d. 76? pope 67?–76?.
noun 1. a department in NW France. 2476 sq. mi. (6413 sq. km). Capital: Saint-Lô. noun 1. a department of NW France, in Basse-Normandie region. Capital: St-Lô. Pop: 484 967 (2003 est). Area: 6412 sq km (2501 sq miles) 2. La Manche, the French name for the English Channel