Cape-peninsula



noun
(in South Africa) the peninsula and the part of the mainland on which Cape Town and most of its suburbs are located
Historical Examples

The World and Its People: Book VII Anna B. Badlam
The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches Louis M. Roth
A Tramp’s Notebook Morley Roberts
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 2 Various
South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 8 (of 8) Various
Impressions of South Africa James Bryce

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