Chersonese

geographical name
Cher·​so·​nese | \ ˈkər-sə-ˌnēz How to pronounce Chersonese (audio) , -ˌnēs\
variants: or ancient Chersonesus \ ˌkər-​sə-​ˈnē-​səs How to pronounce Chersonesus (audio) \

Definition of Chersonese

any of several peninsulas: such as (1) Jutland (the Cim*bri*an Chersonese \ ˈsim-​brē-​ən How to pronounce ˈsim-brē-ən (audio)\ ); (2) the Malay Peninsula (the Golden Chersonese ); (3) Crimea (the Tau*ric Chersonese \ ˈtȯr-​ik How to pronounce ˈtȯr-ik (audio)\ ); (4) Gallipoli (the Thra*cian Chersonese \ ˈthrā-​shən How to pronounce ˈthrā-shən (audio)\ )

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