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strait

noun [C]  us   /streɪt/
a narrow area of water that connects two larger areas of water: The strait lies between the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
Translations of “strait”
in Arabic مَضيق…
in Korean 해협…
in Malaysian selat, keadaan yang runcing…
in French détroit, ennuis d’argent…
in Turkish boğaz…
in Italian stretto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水, 海峽…
in Russian пролив…
in Polish cieśnina…
in Vietnamese eo biển, tình cảnh khó khăn…
in Spanish estrecho, aprieto…
in Portuguese estreito…
in Thai ช่องแคบ, ความทุกข์ยากลำบาก…
in German die Meerenge, der Engpaß…
in Catalan estret…
in Japanese 海峡, 瀬戸…
in Indonesian selat, kesulitan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水, 海峡…
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