a gorge cut by the Danube through the Carpathian Mountains, between Yugoslavia and SW Romania. 2 miles (3.2 km) long.
a gorge of the River Danube on the border between Romania and Serbia. Length: 3 km (2 miles) Romanian name Porţile de Fier
- Iron glance
noun 1. another name for hematite
noun 1. a medium shade of gray, like that of freshly broken iron. Old English isengrægum; see iron (n.) + gray. The color of freshly broken cast iron.
noun 1. a Romanian fascist party that was extremely nationalistic and anti-Semitic, eliminated after World War II. noun 1. a Romanian fascist party that ceased to exist after World War II
noun 1. strict or harsh control: The general governed the country with an iron hand. noun 1. harsh or rigorous control; overbearing or autocratic force: he ruled with an iron hand Rigorous control, as in He ruled the company with an iron hand. This usage is sometimes put as iron hand in a velvet glove, […]