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Panama Canal Zone

  

      n      See       Canal Zone  
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Canal Zone  
      n   a former administrative region of the U.S., on the Isthmus of Panama around the Panama Canal: bordered on each side by the Republic of Panama, into which it was incorporated in 1979,   (Also called)    Panama Canal Zone         

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Panama  
      n  
1    a republic in Central America, occupying the Isthmus of Panama: gained independence from Spain in 1821 and joined Greater Colombia; became independent in 1903, with the immediate area around the canal forming the Canal Zone under U.S. jurisdiction; in 1979 Panama assumed sovereignty over the Canal Zone. Official language: Spanish; English is also widely spoken. Religion: Roman Catholic majority. Currency: balboa. Capital: Panama City. Pop.: 2767000 (1998 est.). Area: 75650 sq. km (29201 sq. miles)  
2    Isthmus of. an isthmus linking North and South America, between the Pacific and the Caribbean. Length: 676 km (420 miles). Width (at its narrowest point): 50 km (31 miles),   (Former name)    (Isthmus of) Darien  
3    Gulf of. a wide inlet of the Pacific in Panama  
  Panamanian      adj, n  


Panama Canal  
      n   a canal across the Isthmus of Panama, linking the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans: extends from Colón on the Caribbean Sea southeast to Balboa on the Gulf of Panama; built by the U.S. (1904--14), after an unsuccessful previous attempt (1880--89) by the French under de Lesseps. Length: 64 km (40 miles)  
Panama Canal Zone  
      n      See       Canal Zone  
Panama City  
      n   the capital of Panama, near the Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal: developed rapidly with the building of the Panama Canal; seat of the University of Panama (1935). Pop.: 452041 (1995 est.)  
Panama hat  
      n   sometimes not cap   a hat made of the plaited leaves of the jipijapa plant of Central and South America,   (Often shortened to)    panama, Panama  

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leaked documents from a law firm managing offshore companies in Panama and involving famous people
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Zone Time
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