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Definition of Gibraltar rock

Gibraltar rock
Gibraltar Gi*bral"tar, n. 1. A strongly fortified town on the south coast of Spain, held by the British since 1704; hence, an impregnable stronghold. 2. A kind of candy sweetmeat, or a piece of it; -- called, in full, Gibraltar rock.

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- The Rock of Gibraltar (from the Arabic name Jabel-al-Tariq) is a monolithic limestone promontory located in the British territory of Gibraltar, near the...
- Gibraltar rock, Gibraltars, or Salem Gibralter is an old-fashioned candy ****ociated with Salem, M****achusetts in the United States. The Gibraltar was...
- the Rock of Gibraltar long before Gibraltar was captured by the British in 1704 and according to records, since prior to reconquest of Gibraltar from...
- bordered to the north by Spain. The landscape is dominated by the Rock of Gibraltar, at the foot of which is a densely po****ted town area, home to over...
- Rock of Gibraltar (IRE) (foaled 8 March 1999 in Ireland) is a champion Irish racehorse who won the 2000 Guineas and Irish 2,000 Guineas in 2002. He now...
- Gibraltar Rock usually refers to the Rock of Gibraltar, a promontory on the south of the Iberian Peninsula. Gibraltar Rock can also refer to: Gibraltar...
- Gibraltar Rock is a granite outcrop in the Porongurup National Park, south of Perth, in Western Australia. From the rock, which is 640 metres (2,100 feet)...
- called the Gibraltar of the East Petrovaradin Fortress, Petrovaradin, Novi Sad, Serbia, nicknamed "Gibraltar on/of the Danube" Rock of Gibraltar, a monolithic...
- The military history of Gibraltar during World War II exemplifies Gibraltar's position as a British fortress since the early 18th century and as a vital...
- Gibraltar Rock Provincial Park Reserve is a park and trail in Gibraltar in the Musquodoboit Valley in the Halifax Regional Muni****lity of Nova Scotia...