Juan de Fuca(redirected from Fuca)
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Juan de Fu·ca(də fo͞o′kə, fyo͞o′-), Strait of
The southwest part of the Salish Sea, lying between northwest Washington State and Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, linking Puget Sound with the Pacific Ocean.
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Juan de Fuca(ˈdʒuːən dɪ ˈfjuːkə; Spanish xwan de ˈfuka)
(Placename) Strait of Juan de Fuca a strait between Vancouver Island (Canada) and NW Washington (US). Length: about 129 km (80 miles). Width: about 24 km (15 miles)
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Juan de Fu•ca(ˈwɑn dɪ ˈfyu kə, ˈfu-, ˈʰwɑn)
Strait of, a strait between Vancouver Island and NW Washington. 100 mi. (160 km) long; 15–20 mi. (24–32 km) wide. Also called Juan′ de Fu′ca Strait′.
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