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Eilat (eɪˈlɑːt) ,
(Placename) a port in S Israel, on the Gulf of Aqaba: Israel's only outlet to the Red Sea. Pop: 43 500 (2003 est)
or Ei•lat (eɪˈlɑt)
a seaport at the N tip of the Gulf of Aqaba, in S Israel: resort. 19,600.
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Dispositional optimism and Elath
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This move blocked any shipping to and from the Israeli port of Elath
Early childhood caries in an urban Elath
department: an exploratory study.
However, Edom would not permit them to cross its territory and so the Israelites are forced to turn south along the derekh yam suf [Way of the Reed Sea] for the long and arduous trek down to Elath
and back up and around Edom on the east side through the wilderness of Moab.