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isthmuses

noun
plural of isthmus

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a narrow geographic area that connects two larger geographic areas across a body of water
  • the Isthmus of Panama

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“Isthmuses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/isthmuses. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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