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Definition of 'aegadean isles'


  1. a group of islands off the west coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean
       Synonyms: Egadi Islands Aegadean Islands Isole Egadi Aegates
  2. islands west of Sicily (now known as the Egadi Islands) where the Romans won a naval victory over the Carthaginians that ended the first Punic War in 241 BC
       Synonyms: Aegates Isles

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