Cher"so*nese (?), n. [Gr. ; land + island.]
A peninsula; a tract of land nearly surrounded by water, but united to a larger tract by a neck of land or isthmus; as, the Cimbric Chersonese, or Jutland; the Tauric Chersonese, or Crimea.
© Webster 1913.
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