Strait otranto

Otranto

[oh-trahn-toh; Italian aw-trahn-taw]
noun
a strait between SE Italy and Albania, connecting the Adriatic and the Mediterranean. 44 miles (71 km) wide.
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Otranto (Italian ˈɔːtranto)
 
n
a small port in SE Italy, in Apulia on the Strait of Otranto: the most easterly town in Italy; dates back to Greek times and was an important Roman port; its ruined castle was the setting of Horace Walpole's Castle of Otranto. Pop: 5282 (2001)

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