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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Isle  \Isle\,  n.  [Obs.] 
  See  {Aisle}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Isle  \Isle\,  n.  [OF.  isle,  F.  [^i]le,  L.  insula;  cf  Lith.  sala. 
  Cf  {Insulate}.] 
  1.  An  island.  [Poetic] 
 
  Imperial  rule  of  all  the  seagirt  isles.  --Milton. 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  A  spot  within  another  of  a  different  color,  as 
  upon  the  wings  of  some  insects. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Isle  \Isle\,  v.  t. 
  To  cause  to  become  an  island,  or  like  an  island;  to  surround 
  or  encompass;  to  island.  [Poetic] 
 
  Isled  in  sudden  seas  of  light.  --Tennyson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  isle 
  n  :  a  small  island  [syn:  {islet}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Isle,  MN  (city,  FIPS  31472) 
  Location:  46.14221  N,  93.46042  W 
  Population  (1990):  566  (408  housing  units) 
  Area:  5.3  sq  km  (land),  1.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  56342 




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