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enisle

[ en-ahyl ]
/ ɛnˈaɪl /
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verb (used with object), en·isled, en·isl·ing.
to make an island of.
to place on an island.
to isolate.
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Origin of enisle

First recorded in 1605–15; en-1 + isle
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British Dictionary definitions for enisle

enisle
/ (ɪnˈaɪl) /

verb
(tr) poetic to put on or make into an island
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