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geographical name \ˈkēl\

Definition of Kiel

  1. 1 city & port N Germany ∗ of Schleswig-Holstein on SE coast of Jutland Peninsula pop 247,107

  2. 2 or Nord–Ostsee play \ˌnȯrt-ˌȯst-ˈzā\ ship canal 61 miles (98 kilometers) N Germany across base of Jutland Peninsula connecting Baltic Sea & North Sea

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