Iron Gate

or Iron Gates

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noun

a gorge cut by the Danube through the Carpathian Mountains, between Yugoslavia and SW Romania. 2 miles (3.2 km) long.

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Historical Examples of iron gate

  • Mamds dominions from Qalgha,—known also as the Iron-gate,—to the range of Fol.

    The Bbur-nma in English

    Babur, Emperor of Hindustan



British Dictionary definitions for iron gate

Iron Gate

Iron Gates

noun

a gorge of the River Danube on the border between Romania and Serbia. Length: 3 km (2 miles)Romanian name: Porţile de Fier
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