Marie Galante

[ French ma-ree ga-lahnt ]
/ French ma ri gaˈlɑ̃t /

noun

an island in the E West Indies: a dependency of Guadeloupe. 58 sq. mi. (150 sq. km).

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Marie Galante
/ (French mari ɡalɑ̃t) /

noun

an island in the E Caribbean southeast of Guadeloupe, of which it is a dependency. Chief town: Grand Bourg. Pop: 12 488 (1999). Area: 155 sq km (60 sq miles)
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