Cádiz, Gulf of

Cádiz, Gulf of
geographical name arm of the Atlantic SW Spain

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cádiz, Gulf of — ▪ gulf, Atlantic Ocean Spanish  and Portuguese Golfo De Cádiz,         wide embayment of the Atlantic Ocean along the southwestern Iberian Peninsula, stretching about 200 miles (320 km) from Cape Saint Vincent (Portugal) to Gibraltar. At the… …   Universalium

  • Cádiz, Bay of — Inlet of the Gulf of Cádiz, southwestern Spain. An inlet indenting the coast of Cádiz province, it receives the Guadalete River and is partially protected by the Isle of Léon, on which the port of Cádiz is located. The Spanish U.S. air and naval… …   Universalium

  • Gulf of Cádiz — The Gulf of Cádiz (in Spanish: Golfo de Cádiz ) is the arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cape St. Vincent ( Cabo de São Vicente ) in Portugal and Cape Trafalgar ( Cabo Trafalgar ) at the western end of the Strait of Gibraltar. Two major rivers,… …   Wikipedia

  • Cádiz — /keuh diz , kay diz/; Sp. /kah dheeth, dhees/, n. a seaport in SW Spain, on a bay of the Atlantic (Gulf of Cádiz). 135,743. * * * City (pop., 2001: city, 133,363; metro. area, 400,157), southwestern Spain. Located on a peninsula in the Bay of… …   Universalium

  • Cadiz — /kəˈdɪz/ (say kuh diz) noun a seaport in south western Spain, on the Gulf of Cadiz, a bay in the Atlantic. Also, Cádiz …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cádiz — Cá•diz [[t]kəˈdɪz, ˈkeɪ dɪz[/t]] sp. [[t]ˈkɑ ðiθ, ðis[/t]] n. geg a seaport in SW Spain, on a bay of the Atlantic(Gulf′ of Cá•diz′). 154,051 …   From formal English to slang

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  • Geology of the Iberian Peninsula — The geology of the Iberian Peninsula consists of the study of the rock formations on the Iberian Peninsula, which includes Spain, Portugal, Andorra, and Gibraltar. The peninsula contains rocks from every age from Ediacaran to Recent, and almost… …   Wikipedia

  • Golfo de Cádiz — Imagen de satélite Ubicación geográfica Océano …   Wikipedia Español

  • List of NATO country codes — See also: Membership of NATO This is the list of NATO country codes. Up to and including the seventh edition of STANAG 1059, these were two letter codes (digrams). The eighth edition, promulgated February 19, 2004, and effective April 1, 2004,… …   Wikipedia

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