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IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) of isthmus

The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of isthmus:
/ɪsməs/

Derived Form of isthmus

noun
plural: isthmuses
Noun
1
a relatively narrow strip of land (with water on both sides) connecting two larger land areas
Hypernymsland,
Type ofdry land, earth, ground, land, solid ground, terra firma,
TypesCentral America, Isthmus of Corinth, Isthmus of Kra, Isthmus of Panama, Isthmus of Suez, Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Karelian Isthmus,
See alsoisthmian,
2
a cord-like tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure
Synonymsband,
Hypernymstissue,
3
a narrow band of tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure
Type oftissue,

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  1. the Panamanian Isthmus. Pizarro was one of the few conquistadores who, after climbing a hilltop,
  2. A narrow isthmus connects the Kassandra peninsula with the hinterland. The channel was started by King Cassander of Macedonia,
  3. At the time, there were plans afoot to carve a giant canal through the isthmus, boosting
  4. it's actually just BARELY connected by the Corinthian Isthmus,
  5. of the isthmus of Panama, spread south of the border to conquer South America.
  6. but it would still be connected by that very narrow strait of Gibraltar which would now be the Gibraltar Isthmus
  7. I guess. The Gulf of Bothnia would be like the weirdest peninsula, like, connected by a bunch of splotchy leakey isthmus
  8. What's the plural Isthmus? When thinking like this you have to realize:
  9. Anyway, Costa Rica is located in the southern portion of the Central American Isthmus
  10. a city about 50 miles south of Athens and about 2 miles south of the isthmus,
  11. But the main one is the fact that one side of the isthmus is actually facing the west, Rome.
  12. While the other side of the isthmus is actually facing east: Asia Minor, Ephesus, and all the other major cities.
  13. Basically, there used to be 2 major seaports on the 2 sides of the isthmus.
  14. We know the location, in the south of the isthmus, was an amazing thing.
  15. We know that several people (Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, Caligula) considered making that canal through the isthmus.
  16. In order to cross the isthmus, ships enter locks that raise the ships 85 feet above sea
  17. And then all head to the isthmus of Corinth another
  18. The fifty-one mile long cut across the Isthmus of Panama was a dream for many decades prior
  19. was shipped from the east coast of the United States to Panama, transferred across the Isthmus,