Definition of Gibraltar, Strait of in English:

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Gibraltar, Strait of

A channel between the southern tip of the Iberian peninsula and North Africa that forms the only outlet of the Mediterranean Sea to the Atlantic Ocean. It is about 38 miles (60 km) long and varies in width from 15 to 25 miles (24 to 40 km).

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Syllabification: Gi·bral·tar, Strait of

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