peninsula Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"peninsula" in British English

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peninsulanoun [C]

uk   /pəˈnɪn.sjʊ.lə/  us   /-sə-/
a ​longpiece of ​land that ​sticks out from a ​largerarea of ​land into the ​sea or into a ​lake: the Korean/​Arabian/Florida Peninsula
(Definition of peninsula from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"peninsula" in American English

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peninsulanoun [C]

 us   /pəˈnɪn·sə·lə/
an ​area of ​landmostlysurrounded by ​water but ​connected to a ​largerpiece of ​land: the Monterey Peninsula
(Definition of peninsula from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “peninsula”
in Spanish península…
in Vietnamese bán đảo…
in Malaysian semenanjung…
in Thai คาบสมุทร…
in French péninsule…
in German die Halbinsel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 半岛…
in Turkish yarımada…
in Russian полуостров…
in Indonesian semenanjung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 半島…
in Polish półwysep…
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