The Americas (except US) Geography by Letter - D

The most difficult so far. The last entry was soley there so I could reach a dozen. If anyone has anything to add, I welcome suggestions.
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Last updated: March 23, 2015
First submittedMarch 22, 2015
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Body of water separating Greenland from Baffin Island
Davis Strait
Klondike gold rush city
Dawson
First Nations group living in the North West Territories
Dene
Fighting the deBeers-Russian monopoly, Canada is the sixth largest producer of this mineral
Diamond
A Caribbean country (or two)
Dominican Republic
Second half of the capital of the above, Santo ___________
Domingo
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Language spoken on the ABC islands and Suriname among other places.
Dutch
A Mexican city and state or a Dodge SUV
Durango
Atacama or the Arctic.
Desert
Also known as the Sea of Hoces, this passage between South America is named after an English privateer.
Drake Passage
A gap in the Pan American Highway along the Panama Colombian border.
Darien Gap
Town in the Falkland Islands named after a scientist on the HMS Beagle
Darwin
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Level 77
Mar 22, 2015
I had Davis, I just couldn't think of Strait.
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Level 83
Mar 23, 2015
Changed it to accept Davis
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Level 75
Mar 23, 2015
Here's a suggestion: Type of sugar that's also a Guyanese river and region... (Demerara)
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Level 44
May 24, 2016
Thank you, reading "Far North" (A teenage-oriented survival story set in the Northwest Territories) for teaching me "Dene"!
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Level 37
Nov 28, 2018
Again, a great idea! - Thank you for these.
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Level 72
Jan 23, 2020
Maybe change to "Between South America and Antarctica"? "Between South America" sounds like it's cutting it in half