Zadar

Zadar

[zah-dahr]
noun
a seaport in W Croatia, on the Adriatic: formerly, with surrounding territory, an exclave of Italy.
Formerly Zara.
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zadar

picturesque historical town in Croatia, the former capital of Dalmatia. It is located on the end of a low-lying peninsula that is separated by the Zadar Channel from the islands of Ugljan and Pasman. The inlet between the peninsula and the mainland creates a natural deepwater harbour.

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