exclave


exclave

noun

  1. a portion of a country geographically separated from the main part by surrounding alien territory: West Berlin was an exclave of West Germany.

noun

  1. a part of a country entirely surrounded by foreign territory: viewed from the position of the home countryCompare enclave

n.

  1. An outlying, detached portion of a gland or other part, as of the thyroid or pancreas; an accessory gland.

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