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Saronic Gulf

[suh-ron-ik] /səˈrɒn ɪk/
an inlet of the Aegean, on the SE coast of Greece, between Attica and the Peloponnesus. 50 miles (80 km) long; 30 miles (48 km) wide.
Also called Gulf of Aegina. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • Off Cecryphalea, in the Saronic Gulf, they attacked and utterly routed the Peloponnesian fleet.

  • They alone of this little company will double Malea and plough the waters of the Saronic Gulf.

    A Room With A View E. M. Forster
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Saronic Gulf

an inlet of the Aegean on the SE coast of Greece. Length: about 80 km (50 miles). Width: about 48 km (30 miles) Also called Aegina, Gulf of Aegina
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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