Dover, Strait of

geographical name \ˌpäd-kä-ˈlā\
variants: or French

Pas de Calais

play \ˌpäd-kä-ˈlā\

Definition of Dover, Strait of

  1. channel between southeastern England and northern France, easternmost section of the English Channel; 20 miles (32 kilometers) wide at its narrowest point


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