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Definition of English channel

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body of water that connects the North Sea with the Atlantic Ocean and separates France and the United Kingdom
English channel Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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1. an arm of the Atlantic Ocean that forms a channel between France and Britain
(hypernym) channel
(part-holonym) Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean
(part-meronym) Channel Islands
(class) Battle of the Spanish Armada
English channel Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The English Channel (; ), often referred to simply as the Channel , is an arm of the Atlantic Ocean that separates southern England from northern France, and joins the North Sea to the Atlantic. It is about long and varies in width from at its widest to in the Strait of Dover. It is the smallest of the shallow seas around the continental shelf of Europe, covering an area of some .

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