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Antarctic Peninsulaalso Palm·er Peninsula (pä′mər)
A region of Antarctica extending about 1,900 km (1,200 mi) north toward South America.
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(Placename) the largest peninsula of Antarctica, between the Weddell Sea and the Pacific: consists of Graham Land in the north and the Palmer Peninsula in the south. Former name (until 1964): Palmer Peninsula
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|Noun||1.||Antarctic Peninsula - a large peninsula of Antarctica that extends some 1200 miles north toward South America; separates the Weddell Sea from the South Pacific|
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