from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A peninsula of northern Europe comprising mainland Denmark and northern Germany. The name is usually applied only to the Danish section of the peninsula. The largest naval battle of World War I was fought by British and German fleets off the western coast of Jutland on May 31-June 1, 1916.
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- proper n. a peninsula in northern Europe which belongs to Denmark
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- n. an indecisive naval battle in World War I (1916); fought between the British and German fleets off the northwestern coast of Denmark
- n. peninsula in northern Europe that forms the continental part of Denmark and a northern part of Germany
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