Word of the day: Isthmus 

Say it: is-mes

Part of speech: Noun

Definition: A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas.

Etymology: Greek

Synonyms: Scuff,Nape,Cape,Cervix

Use in a sentence:The country is occupied by broader part of the isthmus between Attica, Boeotia, Corinth, and the two gulfs, and its whole area is estimated by Clinton at 143 sq.

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