Strait of Magellan


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Noun1.Strait of Magellan - the strait separating South America from Tierra del Fuego and other islands to the south of the continent; discovered by Ferdinand Magellan in 1520; an important route around South America before the Panama Canal was built
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This is the principal river on the whole line of coast between the Strait of Magellan and the Plata.
From the Strait of Magellan to the Colorado, a distance of about eight hundred miles, the face of the country is everywhere composed of shingle: the pebbles are chiefly of porphyry, and probably owe their origin to the rocks of the Cordillera.
New for 2020-2021, guests will be offered the opportunity to see the Total Solar Eclipse off the coast of Argentina on December 14, 2020 during the 15-day Cape Horn & Strait of Magellan itinerary on Coral Princess.
STRAIT OF MAGELLAN (2.35) can claim the staying hurdle for Nicky Richards.
Shallow (1-2 m depth), patchy meadows, seawater (21) inlet connected to the Strait of Magellan, 45 km north of Punta Arenas, 16 April 2016 [fl, fr].
Although Magellan died during the journey, he first discovered the route to pass through South America, eventually named the Strait of Magellan. He is also credited with discovering two dwarf galaxies, the Magellanic Clouds.
And nitpickers will find a few targets: the redundant "nape of the neck" and pluralizing what should be the "Strait of Magellan."
Four other charts, not part of this series, repeat parts of this southern coastline: part of northern Java la Grande is shown at the edge of a chart that depicts the East Indies and the Far East; and parts of the Southern Land are shown on three charts that depict parts of South America and the western side of the Strait of Magellan.
Strait Of Magellan's well-held fifth at 5-6 behind 4-1 winner Lac Leman in the first, followed by the disappointing effort of 10-11 hotpot Leading Score, who also finished fifth, in the second behind 13-2 scorer My Painter, took out the majority of tickets.
In 1520, upon traversing the strait now named in his honor ("Strait of Magellan"), Ferdinand Magellan found that the waters near modern-day Chile were calmer, prompting him to name them El Mar Pacifico, the "Pacific" Ocean.
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