Meaning of Walvis Bay

Wal'vis Bay'

Pronunciation: (wôl'vis), [key]
  1. an inlet of the S Atlantic Ocean, on the coast of Namibia, in SW Africa.
  2. a seaport on this inlet.
  3. an exclave of the Republic of South Africa around this seaport. 42,234; 347 sq. mi. (899 sq. km).
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