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bay at the mouth of the Nile, near Alexandria, Egypt: site of the British victory (1798) under Nelson over the French
also sp. Abu Qir
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
See Abu Qir.