Castries

[kas-treez, -trees, kah-stree]

St. Lucia

[loo-shuh, -see-uh]
noun
  1. one of the Windward Islands, in the E West Indies.
  2. an independent country comprising this island: a former British colony; gained independence 1979. 238 sq. mi. (616 sq. km). Capital: Castries.
Related formsSt. Lucian, adjective, noun
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Castries

noun
  1. the capital and chief port of St Lucia. Pop: 14 000 (2005 est)
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