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Spithead Line breaks: Spit|head
Pronunciation: /spɪtˈhɛd/

Definition of Spithead in English:

A channel between the NE coast of the Isle of Wight and the mainland of southern England. It offers sheltered access to Southampton Water and deep anchorage.

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