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off-island

[ awf-ahy-luhnd, of- ]
/ ˈɔfˈaɪ lənd, ˈɒf- /
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adjective
located or tending away from the shore of an island: an off-island current.
adverb
away from the shore of an island: The ship sank about two miles off-island.
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Origin of off-island

First recorded in 1915–20
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