Kill Van Kull
geographical name channel between New Jersey & Staten Island, New York, connecting Newark Bay & Upper New York Bay

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Kill Van Kull — Image satellite du Kill Van Kull en surbrillance. Géographie humaine Pays côtier(s) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kill Van Kull — Blick von der Bayonne Bridge Kill Van Kull ist der Name einer Wasserstraße, die im New Yorker Hafengebiet die Upper New York Bay mit der Newark Bay verbindet und die Insel Staten Island (New York, New York) vom Gebiet der Stadt Bayonne in New… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kill Van Kull — The Kill Van Kull is a tidal strait approximately convert|3|mi|km|1 long and convert|1000|ft|m|0 wide separating Staten Island and Bayonne, New Jersey, USA. The name kill comes from from the Middle Dutch word kille , meaning riverbed or water… …   Wikipedia

  • Kill Van Kull — Sp Kil Ván Kãlas Ap Kill Van Kull L sąs. tarp N. Džersio v jos ir Niujorko mst. (Stateno s.), JAV …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Kill Van Kull —  Strait between Staten Island and New Jersey …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Kill — Kill, n. [D. kil.] A channel or arm of the sea; a river; a stream; as, the channel between Staten Island and Bergen Neck is the Kill van Kull, or the Kills; used also in composition; as, Schuylkill, Catskill, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kill — kill1 killable, adj. /kil/, v.t. 1. to deprive of life in any manner; cause the death of; slay. 2. to destroy; do away with; extinguish: His response killed our hopes. 3. to destroy or neutralize the active qualities of: to kill an odor. 4. to… …   Universalium

  • Kill (étendue d'eau) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Kill. Un kill est un ruisseau. Le mot vient du néerlandais moyen « kille », signifiant « lit de rivière » ou « canal d eau ». En néerlandais contemporain, le mot est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kill (body of water) — As a body of water, a kill is a creek. The word comes from the Middle Dutch kille , meaning riverbed or water channel. The modern Dutch term is kil .The term is used in areas of Dutch influence in New York, New Jersey and other areas of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Kil Van Kalas — Sp Kil Ván Kãlas Ap Kill Van Kull L sąs. tarp N. Džersio v jos ir Niujorko mst. (Stateno s.), JAV …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

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