a group of about 1500 islands in S Canada and the N United States, in the St. Lawrence River at the outlet of Lake Ontario: summer resorts.
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British Dictionary definitions for thousand island (1 of 2)
of or relating to the Thousand Islands or their inhabitants
British Dictionary definitions for thousand island (2 of 2)
a group of about 1500 islands between the US and Canada, in the upper St Lawrence River: administratively divided between the two countries
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