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Meaning of ROCK OF GIBRALTAR

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  colony of the United Kingdom located on a limestone promontory at the southern tip of Spain; strategically important because it can control the entrance of ships into the Mediterranean; one of the Pillars of Hercules
 
 Synonyms: Calpe, Gibraltar
 
 See Also: colony, Europe, foreland, Gibraltarian, headland, Pillars of Hercules, promontory, settlement

 

 

 

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