Iberian Peninsula

geographical name
Ibe·​ri·​an Peninsula | \ ī-ˈbir-ē-ən How to pronounce Iberian Peninsula (audio) \
variants: or Iberia

Definition of Iberian Peninsula

peninsula in southwestern Europe between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic, occupied by Spain and Portugal

see also iberian entry 2

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