Skaw, The
or Skagens Odde geographical name cape Denmark at N extremity of Jutland

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  • Skaw — /skɔ/ (say skaw) noun the, a cape at the northern tip of Denmark. Also, Skagen …   Australian English dictionary

  • Skaw — noun a cape on the northernmost tip of Jutland between the Skagerrak and the Kattegatt • Syn: ↑Skagens Odde • Instance Hypernyms: ↑cape, ↑ness • Part Holonyms: ↑Jutland, ↑Jylland …   Useful english dictionary

  • Skaw — [[t]skɔ[/t]] n. geg The, a cape at the N tip of Denmark Also, Skagen …   From formal English to slang

  • Night action at the Battle of Jutland — Main article: Battle of Jutland Battle of Jutland Part of World War I The Battle of Jutland, 1916 …   Wikipedia

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  • Extreme points of the British Isles — This is a list of the extreme points of the British Isles1, the points that are farther north, south, east or west than any other location*Northernmost Point mdash; Out Stack, Shetland Islands *Northernmost Settlement mdash; Skaw, Unst, Shetland… …   Wikipedia

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