HyperDic: isthmus_of_panama

English > 1 sense of the expression Isthmus of Panama:
NOUNobjectIsthmus of Panama, Isthmus of Darienthe isthmus that connects Central America and South America
English > Isthmus of Panama: 1 sense > noun 1, object
MeaningThe isthmus that connects Central America and South America; was formerly called the Isthmus of Darien.
SynonymIsthmus of Darien
Instance ofisthmusA relatively narrow strip of land (with water on both sides) connecting two larger / larger land areas
PartsPanama, Republic of PanamaA republic on the Isthmus of Panama
CatalanIstme de Panamà

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