South GeorgiaSouth Georgia
island under British control in the South Atlantic: former dependency of the Falkland Islands: 1,450 sq mi (3,755 sq km)
A British-administered island in the southern Atlantic Ocean east of Cape Horn. Entirely barren and largely covered with glaciers, it was claimed by Capt. James Cook in 1775.
- An island in the southern Atlantic Ocean, part of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, a British-owned territory.