Bristol Channel

Bristol Channel
geographical name channel between S Wales & SW England

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bristol Channel — arm of the Atlantic, between S Wales & SW England: c. 85 mi (137 km) long …   English World dictionary

  • Bristol Channel — Map of the Bristol Channel Sunrise looking no …   Wikipedia

  • Bristol Channel — Canal de Bristol Canal de Bristol Type Bras de mer Localisation Océan Atlantique Pays côtier(s) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bristol Channel — Karte des Bristolkanals Satellitenbild Der Bristolkanal (englisch Bristol Channel; walisisch Môr Hafren) ist eine Bucht an der We …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bristol Channel — Sp Bristolio įlanka Ap Bristol Channel L Airijos j., D. Britanija (Anglija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Bristol Channel — an inlet of the Atlantic, between S Wales and SW England, extending to the mouth of the Severn estuary. 85 mi. (137 km) long. * * * Inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, southwestern England. It extends about 85 mi (135 km) between southern Wales and… …   Universalium

  • Bristol Channel — noun an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean between South Wales and England; an extension of the estuary of the River Severn …   Wiktionary

  • BRISTOL CHANNEL —    an inlet in SW. of England, between S. Wales and Devon and Cornwall, 8 m. in length, from 5 to 43 in breadth, and with a depth of from 5 to 40 fathoms; is subject to very high tides, and as such dangerous to shipping; numerous rivers flow into …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Bristol Channel — inlet of the Atlantic betw. Wales and SW England …   Webster's Gazetteer

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