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Dardanelles

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geographical name Dar·da·nelles \ˌdär-də-ˈnelz\

Definition of Dardanelles

  1. strait NW Turkey connecting Sea of Marmara with the Aegean



Variants of dardanelles

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Hellespont

play \ˈhe-lə-ˌspänt\ or ancient

Hellespontus

play \ˌhe-lə-ˈspän-təs\

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