Strait of Hormuz

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Noun1.Strait of Hormuz - a strategically important strait linking the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman
Arabian Sea - a northwestern arm of the Indian Ocean between India and Arabia
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TEHRAN, Jan 16 (KUNA) -- Security of the Gulf and Strait Hormuz is Iran's top priority, said Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast on Monday.
Iranian media sources quoted Iranian Navy commander Habibollah Sayyari as saying that these wargames are the first to cover two million square kilometers east of Strait Hormuz, Gulf of Oman, Gulf of Eden and north of the Indian Ocean.