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Fauces terrae <i>n.</i>

Aaron X. Fellmeth and Maurice Horwitz

in Guide to Latin in International Law

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780195369380
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199891498
Fauces terrae n.

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“The jaws of land.”

An ocean strait, inlet, or bay, partially enclosed by projecting headlands or promontories, in contradistinction to

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Subjects: History of Law

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