How to use Torres Strait in a sentence
Departure on the fourth voyage, accompanied by a merchant-ship bound through Torres Strait.
Directions for the passage within the reefs through Torres Strait.
But as we were nearing Torres Strait an awful storm took us, and we were driven ashore almost a wreck and lost two of our men.A Little Girl in Old Salem | Amanda Minnie Douglas
During the day wongas and Torres Strait pigeons were observed, and scrub turkeys frequented the river scrubs.The Overland Expedition of The Messrs. Jardine | Frank Jardine and Alexander Jardine
Large flocks of the Torres Strait pigeons flew over in the evening.The Overland Expedition of The Messrs. Jardine | Frank Jardine and Alexander Jardine
British Dictionary definitions for Torres Strait
a strait between NE Australia and S New Guinea, linking the Arafura Sea with the Coral Sea. Width: about 145 km (90 miles)
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