In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Structurally, it is a south-westward extension of Scotland, separated by the North Channel of the Irish Sea.
- Serious British strategic interest in the Ottoman empire began in the late 18th century when it was hoped that the Turks would act as a barrier to Russia's southern and south-westward expansion.
- In this case sedimentation is dominated by an oceanic current, the south-westward flowing Agulhas Current that impinges on the shelf.
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