Honduras, Gulf of

Honduras, Gulf of
geographical name inlet of the Caribbean between S Belize, E Guatemala, & N Honduras

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  • Honduras,Gulf of — Honduras, Gulf of An inlet of the western Caribbean Sea bordering on Belize, Honduras, and Guatemala. * * * …   Universalium

  • Honduras, Gulf of — ▪ gulf, Caribbean Sea also called  Bay of Honduras        wide inlet of the Caribbean Sea, indenting the coasts of Honduras, Guatemala, and Belize. It extends from Dangriga (formerly Stann Creek), Belize, southeastward to La Ceiba, Hond., a… …   Universalium

  • Gulf of Fonseca — The Gulf of Fonseca ( es. Golfo de Fonseca), part of the Pacific Ocean, is a gulf in Central America, bordering El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua.Physical geographyThe Gulf of Fonseca is a shallow depression located on the Pacific side of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Gulf of Honduras — The Gulf or Bay of Honduras is a large inlet of the Caribbean Sea, indenting the coasts of Belize, Honduras and Guatemala. From north to south, it runs for approximately 200km from Dangriga, Belize, to La Ceiba, Honduras.Many rivers flow into the …   Wikipedia

  • Fonseca,Gulf of — Fon·se·ca (fôn sāʹkə, fōn sĕʹkä), Gulf of An inlet of the Pacific Ocean in western Central America bordered by El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua. * * * …   Universalium

  • Fonseca, Gulf of — Inlet of the Pacific Ocean, Central America. Bounded by El Salvador to the northwest, Honduras to the northeast, and Nicaragua to the southeast, it reaches inland about 40 mi (65 km) and widens to about 50 mi (80 km). Its entrance, marked by Cape …   Universalium

  • Fonseca, Gulf of — or Fonseca Bay geographical name inlet of the Pacific in Central America in El Salvador, Honduras, & Nicaragua …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Gulf Coast toad — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1 …   Wikipedia

  • Honduras — Honduran, Honduranean, Honduranian /hon deuh ray nee euhn/, adj., n. /hon door euhs, dyoor /; Sp. /awn dooh rddahs/, n. 1. a republic in NE Central America. 5,751,384; 43,277 sq. mi. (112,087 sq. km).Cap.: Tegucigalpa. 2. Gulf of, an arm of the… …   Universalium

  • Honduras — Republic of Honduras República de Honduras …   Wikipedia

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