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 (fôn-sā′kə, fōn-sĕ′kä), Gulf of
An inlet of the Pacific Ocean in western Central America bordered by El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua.
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(Spanish fɔnˈseka)
(Placename) Gulf of Fonseca an inlet of the Pacific Ocean in W Central America
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(fɒnˈseɪ kə)

Gulf of, a bay of the Pacific Ocean in W Central America, bordered by El Salvador on the W, Honduras on the NE, and Nicaragua on the S. ab. 700 sq. mi. (1800 sq. km).
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References in classic literature ?
Here is Don Kyrieleison of Montalvan, a valiant knight, and his brother Thomas of Montalvan, and the knight Fonseca, with the battle the bold Tirante fought with the mastiff, and the witticisms of the damsel Placerdemivida, and the loves and wiles of the widow Reposada, and the empress in love with the squire Hipolito- in truth, gossip, by right of its style it is the best book in the world.
"Trained rats!" Manuel Fonseca, the contortionist, exploded in the bar-room of the Hotel Annandale, after refusing to drink with Duckworth.
Ramildo Fonseca's club, Aparecidense, have been thrown out of the Serie D play-offs for his actions in denying Tupi a goal in a promotion eliminator.
Ramildo Fonseca was also suspended for 24 matches and fined 157 pounds by the same tribunal who threw out Brazilian club Aparecidense from Serie D for his never-before-seen antics during the club's Serie D last-16 play-off with rival side Tupi earlier this month.
Les joueurs de l'equipe du Cap-Vert, elimines en quart de finale de la Coupe d'Afrique des nations 2013, vont recevoir une decoration pour leur beau parcours, a annonce le president cap-verdien Jorge Carlos Fonseca qui a fait part de sa fierte.
NAyROBy (CyHAN)- Kenyan officials have arrested a Venezuelan diplomat for the murder of his countries acting ambassador to Nairobi, Olga Fonseca.
Kicking off on Friday night was a high-energy set from Cuban pianist Roberto Fonseca and his band.
Goldplay Exploration Ltd (TSXV:GPLY) (OTCQB: GLYXF) CEO Marcio Fonseca tells Proactive Investors the gold exploration company has drilled a high-grade gold intersection from its first core drill hole at its San Marcial Project in Mexico.
by ONA During the meeting, the ambassador conveyed greetings of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said to President Jorge Carlos Fonseca and the people of Cabo Verde.
Rolando Fonseca, formerly of the 100 block of Parkside Street, Aurora, pleaded guilty in late February to one count of robbery to a victim 60 or older, a felony with a punishment ranging from four to 15 years in prison, according to Kane County court records.