Meaning of HELLESPONTINE in English

|helə|spänt ə n, -än.ˌtīn adjective

Usage: usually capitalized

Etymology: Hellespont, narrow strait between the Gallipoli peninsula in Europe and Turkey in Asia that connects the Sea of Marmara with the Aegean sea (from Latin Hellespontus, from Greek Hellēspontos ) + English -ine

: of or relating to the Hellespont

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