Pronunciation: (ä'ku-bu, ak'u-), [key]
1. a seaport in SW Jordan, at the N end of the Gulf of Aqaba. 10,000.
2. Gulf of, an arm of the Red Sea, between Saudi Arabia and Egypt. 100 mi. (160 km) long. Also,Akaba.
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