Example sentences for: antilles

How can you use “antilles” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Depending on what kind of person you are, this may mean you should 1) establish an offshore casino in the Antilles before the Department of Justice cracks down, or 2) wait for this stuff to shake itself out before you blow 20 bucks playing Web roulette.

  • marcgraviospsis species for boils and a leaf poultice of Monstera subpinnata for leg pain, as a vesicant and to cauterize wounds [ 15 103 ] . Monstera species accumulate derivatives of caffeic acid [ 102 ] . Monstera pertusa stem fragments were carried in the Antilles as a charm to ward off poisonous snakes, and is applied with cotton to snakebite wounds [ 103 ] .

  • By 1674, when Louis XIV took formal control of the islands from the debt-ridden commercial administrators, Martinique had become France’s colonial capital in the Lesser Antilles.

  • Actually, the French West Indies (FWI), or Antilles Françaises as they’re called in France, are not at all a neat geographical cluster.

  • Henceforth Fort-de-France would be the island’s only significant center and the largest city in the French Antilles.

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