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victoriousvocabulary:

EYOT

[noun]

a small island in a lake or river.

Etymology: from Middle English eyt, eit, from Old English īġeoþ, īgoþ, iggaþ, iggoþ (“ait, eyot, islet, small island”), diminutive of īġ, ēġ, īeġ (“island”) which constitutes the first element of island. 

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