La Pérouse Strait

[ lah pey-rooz ]
/ lɑ peɪˈruz /

noun

a strait between S Sakhalin Island, Russia and N Hokkaido Island, Japan connecting the Sea of Okhotsk and the Sea of Japan. 25 miles (40 km) wide.

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