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Bab el Man·deb(bäb′ ĕl män′dĕb)
A strategically important strait, 27 km (17 mi) wide, between the Arabian Peninsula and eastern Africa. It links the Red Sea with the Gulf of Aden.
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Bab el Mandeb(ˈbæb ɛl ˈmændɛb)
(Placename) a strait between SW Arabia and E Africa, connecting the Red Sea with the Gulf of Aden
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Bab el Man•deb(ˌbɑb ɛl ˈmɑn dɛb)
a strait between NE Africa and the SW tip of the Arabian peninsula, connecting the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden. 20 mi. (32 km) wide.
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