Nevis

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Nevis:

see Saint Kitts and NevisSaint Kitts and Nevis
or Saint Kitts–Nevis
, officially Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, island nation (2005 est. pop. 39,000), 120 sq mi (311 sq km), West Indies, in the Leeward Islands.
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Nevis

1. an island in the Caribbean, part of St Kitts-Nevis; the volcanic cone of Nevis Peak, which rises to 1002 m (3287 ft.), lies in the centre of the island. Capital: Charlestown. Pop.: 11 181 (2001. Area: 129 sq. km (50 sq. miles)
2. See Ben Nevis
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We will be reporting our discoveries in professional journals, but our project aims also to provide practical training and research opportunities for UK undergraduates and postgraduates as well as for Nevisians.
But Nevisians insisted on a constitutional clause allowing them to break away.
But a powerful broadcast appeal last week by Mr Douglas, coupled with Mr Amory's insistence that the how-tos of secession could be negotiated after - not before - the vote, dissuaded many Nevisians from following through.