a small low island; key.
a small low island or bank composed of sand and coral fragments, esp in the Caribbean area Also called key
“low island,” 1707, from Spanish cayo; see key (n.2).
A small, low island composed largely of coral or sand. Also called key.
a town in central South Carolina. Historical Examples
a hot, biting condiment composed of the ground pods and seeds of the pepper Capsicum annuum longum. the long, wrinkled, twisted fruit of this plant. the plant itself. a seaport in and the capital of French Guiana. (lowercase). Also called cayenne whist. a variety of whist played with two full packs of 52 cards each. […]
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company The company formed when CADRE merged with Bachman Information Systems in July 1996. (http://cayennesoft.com/). [Details?] (2001-04-30)
a seaport in and the capital of French Guiana. (lowercase). Also called cayenne whist. a variety of whist played with two full packs of 52 cards each. noun the capital of French Guiana, on an island at the mouth of the Cayenne River: French penal settlement from 1854 to 1938. Pop: 50 594 (1999) n. […]