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Strait of Magellan


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  • proper n. A navigable sea route between the southern coast of Chile and the northern coast of Tierra del Fuego.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the strait separating South America from Tierra del Fuego and other islands to the south of the continent; discovered by Ferdinand Magellan in 1520; an important route around South America before the Panama Canal was built


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