Baltic Sea
geographical name arm of the Atlantic N Europe enclosed by Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, & Germany area about 160,000 square miles (256,000 square kilometers)

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  • Baltic Sea — Bal|tic Sea the Baltic Sea also the Baltic a sea that is part of the Atlantic Ocean and is surrounded by Denmark, Sweden, the Baltic States, and Poland …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Baltic Sea — Baltijos jūra statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Atlanto vandenyno dalis, giliai įsiterpusi į Europos šiaurę. Plotas (be salų) – 412 500 km². Didžiausias gylis – 463 m (Landsorto įlankoje). Vidutinis gylis – 55 m. Šiai… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Baltic Sea — Mer Baltique Mer Baltique Superficie 450 000 km² Profondeur 459 m (max) 56 m (moy) Type Mer intracontinentale, mer intérieure Localisation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Baltic Sea — sea in Northern Europe surrounded by Northern European and Scandinavian countries (specifically: Denmark, Germany, Poland, Lithuania, Russia, Latvia, Estonia,Finland, and Sweden) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Baltic Sea — Ostsee mit Anrainerstaaten und Inseln Die Ostsee (auch Baltisches Meer genannt, von lat. Mare Balticum und suevisches Meer nach dem Stamm der Sueben im heutigen Mecklenburg) ist ein 413.000 km² großes und bis zu 459 m tiefes Binnenmeer in Europa… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Baltic Sea — noun a sea in northern Europe; stronghold of the Russian navy • Syn: ↑Baltic • Instance Hypernyms: ↑sea • Part Meronyms: ↑Gulf of Bothnia, ↑Gulf of Finland, ↑Gulf of Riga …   Useful english dictionary

  • Baltic Sea — Bal′tic Sea′ n. geg a sea in N Europe, bounded by Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, and Germany. ab. 160,000 sq. mi. (414,000 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

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