Magellan, Strait of

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geographical name Ma·gel·lan, Strait of \mə-ˈje-lən, chiefly British -ˈge-\

Definition of Magellan, Strait of

  1. strait 350 miles (563 kilometers) long at the southern end of South America between the mainland and the Tierra del Fuego archipelago and connecting the South Pacific with the South Atlantic


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