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Canal Zone

geographical name

Definition of Canal Zone

  1. strip of territory Panama; ceased to exist as a formal political entity October 1, 1979, but remained under United States control through 1999 for administration of the Panama Canal




CANAL ZONE Defined for Kids

Canal Zone

geographical name

Definition of Canal Zone

  1. strip of territory Panama leased to U.S. for Panama Canal; ceased to exist as a political unit 1979 but remained under U.S. control through 1999



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