[ kits-nee-vis-ang-gwil-uh, -nev-is ]
/ ˈkɪtsˈni vɪs æŋˈgwɪl ə, -ˈnɛv ɪs /
a former British colony (1967–71) in the Leeward Islands, in the E West Indies: comprising St. Kitts, Nevis, Anguilla, and adjacent small islands: a member of the former West Indies Associated States.
Compare St. Kitts-Nevis.
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