What Does Peninsula Mean?


A peninsula is a large body of land extending or projecting into a water body. It is usually part of a bigger land connected by a isthmus or neck.
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[puh-nin-suh-luh, -nins-yuh-luh]
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water except for an isthmus connecting it with the mainland.
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A peninsula is a piece of ground that is almost completely surrounded by water. It must have a piece of it connected to something else. If a piece of it is not connect to something and it is completely surrounded by water it would be an island.
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