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peninsula
used in Gulliver's Travels

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Definition
a large mass of land projecting into a body of water — especially if connected to the larger land mass by an isthmus
  • The kingdom is a peninsula, terminated to the north-east by a ridge of mountains thirty miles high, which are altogether impassable, by reason of the volcanoes upon the tops: neither do the most learned know what sort of mortals inhabit beyond those mountains, or whether they be inhabited at all.
    Part 2 — A Voyage to Brobdingnag (41% in)

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