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peninsula

noun [C] uk   /pəˈnɪn.sjʊ.lə/  us   /-sə-/
a long piece of land that sticks out from a larger area of land into the sea or into a lake: the Korean/Arabian/Florida Peninsula
Translations of “peninsula”
in Vietnamese bán đảo…
in Spanish península…
in Thai คาบสมุทร…
in Malaysian semenanjung…
in French péninsule…
in German die Halbinsel…
in Chinese (Traditional) 半島…
in Indonesian semenanjung…
in Russian полуостров…
in Turkish yarımada…
in Chinese (Simplified) 半岛…
in Polish półwysep…
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