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strait

noun [C]
 
 
/streɪt/
a narrow area of sea that connects two large areas of sea: [usually plural] the straits of FloridaBays and gulfsCoasts and beaches
Translations of “strait”
in Korean 해협…
in Arabic مَضيق…
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 Spanish estrecho, aprieto…
in Portuguese estreito…
in German die Meerenge, der Engpaß…
in Catalan estret…
in Japanese 海峡, 瀬戸…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水, 海峡…
(Definition of strait from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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