promontory

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promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar; one of the Pillars of Hercules Abila , Abyla , Jebel Musa
ancient town on a promontory in western Greece Actium
location of a colony of the United Kingdom on a limestone promontory at the southern tip of Spain; strategically important because it can control the entrance of ships into the Mediterranean; one of the Pillars of Hercules Calpe , Gibraltar , Rock of Gibraltar
sandy promontory (formerly Cape Kennedy) extending into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island off the eastern coast of Florida; the site of a NASA center for spaceflight Cape Canaveral , Cape Kennedy
promontory on Hatteras Island off the Atlantic coast of North Carolina Cape Hatteras
promontory on the far southern part of Nova Scotia Cape Sable
city in south central Belgium situated on a promontory between the Meuse River and the Sambre River; the site of intense fighting in World War I and World War II Namur
promontory extending out into a large body of water point
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