a strait between Korea and Japan, connecting the Sea of Japan and the East China Sea. 120 miles (195 km) long.
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Words nearby Korea Strait
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British Dictionary definitions for Korea Strait
a strait between South Korea and SW Japan, linking the Sea of Japan (East Sea) with the East China Sea
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