Definition of West India in US English:

West India

noun

  • Attributive Designating people or things relating to or connected with the West Indies. Now chiefly historical.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From West India, formerly used as a geographical term in uses equivalent to those of West Indies from west + the name of India.

Pronunciation

West India

/ˌwɛst ˈɪndɪə/