Darien, Gulf of
geographical name inlet of the Caribbean between E Panama & NW Colombia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Darién, Gulf of — ▪ gulf, Panama Spanish  Golfo De Darién,         triangular southernmost extension of the Caribbean Sea, bounded by Panama on the southwest and by Colombia on the southeast and east. The inner section, which is called the Gulf of Urabá, is a… …   Universalium

  • DARIEN, GULF OF —    an inlet of the Caribbean Sea, NW. of S. America. For isthmus of, see PANAMA …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Darien, Gulf of — inlet of the Caribbean, E coast of Panama …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Darien, Gulf of — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gulf of Darién — The Gulf of Darién is the southernmost region of the Caribbean Sea, located north and east of the border between Panama and Colombia. Within the gulf is the Gulf of Urabá, a small lip of sea extending southward, between Caribana Point and Cape… …   Wikipedia

  • Gulf of Urabá — The Gulf of Urabá is a gulf on the northern coast of South America. It is a long narrow inlet in the coast of Colombia, close to the connection of the continent to the Isthmus of Panama. The town of Turbo lies at the southern end of the Gulf. The …   Wikipedia

  • Gulf of Darien —   Kai o Kaliana (Dariana) …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • Darien — is a masculine name; variants include Darian and Darion. Darien may refer to: Contents 1 Places 1.1 Panama 1.2 United States …   Wikipedia

  • Darien — [dar΄ē en′, der΄ē en′; ] also [ där yen′] 1. Gulf of wedge shaped extension of the Caribbean, between N Colombia & E Panama 2. Isthmus of former name for Isthmus of PANAMA2 …   English World dictionary

  • Darién Gap — Coordinates: 7°54′N 77°28′W / 7.90°N 77.46°W / 7.90; 77.46 …   Wikipedia

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