Dardanelles

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geographical name Dar·da·nelles \ˌdär-də-ˈnelz\
variants: or

Hellespont

\ˈhe-lə-ˌspänt\play or ancient

Hellespontus

\ˌhe-lə-ˈspän-təs\play

Definition of Dardanelles

  1. strait connecting the Sea of Marmara with the Aegean Sea and separating the European and Asian parts of Turkey


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