Caribbean

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Caribbean

1. the. the states and islands of the Caribbean Sea, including the West Indies, when considered as a geopolitical region
2. short for the Caribbean Sea
3. a member of any of the peoples inhabiting the islands of the Caribbean Sea, such as a West Indian or a Carib
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BRIAN CLOSE: Famously bruised by the West Indes pace attack at Old Trafford in 1976, aged 45.
By 1795 the port was receiving most of the 17,000 bales coming into Britain every year mainly from America and the West Indes.

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