Example of an Isthmus?

Answer

Isthmus is a narrow strip of land with sea on either side, forming a link between two larger areas of land, or a narrow organ, pieces of tissues which connect two lager parts in human anatomy.
Q&A Related to "Example of an Isthmus?"
An Isthmus is a narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas usually with waterforms on either side. Of note, the Isthmus of Corinth connects the peninsula of Peloponnese
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Define_an_isthmus
An isthmus is a relatively narrow strip of land (with water on both sides) connecting two larger
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-an-isthmus
isthmus: a relatively narrow strip of land (with water on both sides) connecting two larger land areas; a cord-like tissue connecting two larger
http://www.kgbanswers.com/what-is-a-isthmus/464107...
An isthmus is a relatively thin strip of land that connects two large masses of land and is surrounded on two sides by water. A common example of an isthmus is Panama, which connects
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=100603...
6 Additional Answers
Ask.com Answer for: what is an isthmus
isth·mus
[is-muhs]
NOUN [PLURAL ISTH·MUS·ES, ISTH·MI]
1.
a narrow strip of land, bordered on both sides by water, connecting two larger bodies of land.
2.
Anatomy, Zoology a connecting, usually narrow, part, organ, or passage, especially when joining structures or cavities larger than itself.
3.
Ichthyology the narrow fleshy area between the sides of the lower jaw of a fish.
Source: Dictionary.com
An Isthmus can be defined as a relatively narrow strip of land with sea water on both sides connecting two larger land areas. An isthmus is also a narrow organ, passage or piece of tissue connecting two larger parts in a body.
An isthmus is a narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas.
An isthmus is a narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas. Many canals are built on isthmi where it is particularly advantageous to create a shortcut for marine transportation.
An example for what an isthmus would look like, Panama would fit that description. Because Panama is a land formed between two narrow rivers on each side and then connect two larger land area.
Isthmus is a narrow piece of land that runs between two larger pieces of land. On both sides of the narrow land you will find water. If the Isthmus is not connecting two large pieces of land it and only has one piece of land it is called a peninsula.
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2015 Ask.com