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English definition of “the Chunnel”

the Chunnel

noun [S] uk   /ˈtʃʌn.əl/ us  
informal for the Channel TunnelDitches, dams and tunnels
(Definition of the Chunnel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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