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    isthmus

    isthmus - Dictionary definition and meaning for word isthmus

    Definition
    (noun) a relatively narrow strip of land (with water on both sides) connecting two larger land areas Definition
    (noun) a cord-like tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure
    Synonyms : band
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for isthmus

Consider the first letter(I) and the last letter(S). Remember the word as the isthmus between India and Srilanka constructed by Vanarsena :)

IS THe MUSt for travelling between two bodies of land

isthmus:isth(THIS)+mus(SUM).this sum is connected to another sum so getting solution we have to connect both the sums.

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isth+mus = isth sounds like paste. so this isthmus pastes two pieces of land.

ItS THe nUS (MUS). The piece of land must be acting as an important means of connection during war times. The general of the enemy army says "That isthmus IS THe NUS. Cut it!!!"

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