Definition of narrow seas in English:

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narrow seas

Entry from British & World English dictionary

plural noun

The English Channel and the Irish Sea.
Example sentences
  • Rather, the assault on, and defense of, shipping has abandoned the open oceans and moved into coastal waters and the narrow seas.
  • A variety of analyses have made such recommendations as the development of small, more expendable craft for the littoral and adjacent narrow seas.
  • All the more, fighting in the narrow seas calls for unique capabilities.
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