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Palk Strait Line breaks: Palk Strait
Pronunciation: /pɔːlk/

Definition of Palk Strait in English:

An inlet of the Bay of Bengal separating northern Sri Lanka from the coast of Tamil Nadu in India. It lies to the north of Adam’s Bridge, which separates it from the Gulf of Mannar.

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