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Little Minch,strait: see MinchMinch
or North Minch,
strait, 20 to 45 mi (32–72 km) wide, separating the N Outer Hebrides from the mainland of Scotland. Little Minch, to the southwest, 14 to 20 mi (23–32 km) wide, separates Skye island from the middle Outer Hebrides islands.
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a strait in the Atlantic Ocean, between the Isle of Skye and the Hebrides. Length, approximately 70 km; width, 30–60 km; depth, up to 208 m. Its currents are caused primarily by ebb and flow phenomena.
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