from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An inlet of the Atlantic Ocean on the western coast of Namibia. The town of Walvis Bay (Population 16,800) and the surrounding area constituted an exclave of South Africa until passing to Namibia in 1994.


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  • Nothing more was picked up until seven minutes after midnight, when they were relieved to hear Walvis Bay Radio Station (in South Africa) transmitting the

    Graf Spee


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