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Scilly Isles

or Scilly Islands

[sil-ee] /ˈsɪl i/
plural noun
a group of about 140 small islands, SW of Land's End, England. 6½ sq. mi. (17 sq. km)
Capital: Hugh Town.
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[si-loh-nee-uh n] /sɪˈloʊ ni ən/ (Show IPA),
adjective, noun Unabridged
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Scilly Isles

plural noun
a group of about 140 small islands (only five inhabited) off the extreme SW coast of England: tourist centre. Capital: Hugh Town. Pop: 2100 (2003 est). Area: 16 sq km (6 sq miles)
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