Pronunciation: (kar"u-bē'un, ku-rib'ē-), [key]
pertaining to the Caribs, the Lesser Antilles, or the Caribbean Sea and its islands.
1. a Carib.
2. See Caribbean Sea.
3. the, Informal.the islands and countries of the Caribbean Sea collectively.
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