St. Lucia[lo̵̅o̅′s̸hē ə, -s̸hə; lo̵̅o̅ sē′ə]
country on an island of the Windward group, West Indies, south of Martinique: formerly a British colony, it became independent & a member of the Commonwealth in 1979: 238 sq mi (616 sq km); pop. 133,000; cap. Castries
- (law) Abbreviation of Saint Lucia.
This is the customary abbreviation of this term as used in case citations. See, e.g., The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, Nineteenth Edition (2010), "Geographical Terms: Foreign countries and regions", Table T10.3, p. 438-443.