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 for Caribbean
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Caribbean \Car`ib*be"an\, Caribbee \Car`ib*bee\, a.
     Of or pertaining to the Caribs, to their islands (the eastern
     and southern West Indies), or to the sea (called the
     Caribbean sea) lying between those islands and Central
     America.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Caribbean
      n 1: an arm of the Atlantic Ocean between North and South
           America; the origin of the Gulf stream [syn: Caribbean,
           Caribbean Sea]
      2: region including the Caribbean Islands

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