Barents Sea
geographical name sea comprising the part of the Arctic Ocean between Spitsbergen & Novaya Zemlya

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Barents Sea — the Barents Sea a sea that is north of Norway and Russia and connected to the Arctic Ocean …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Barents Sea — [bar′ənts, bär′ənts] part of the Arctic Ocean, north of Norway & W Russia, between Svalbard & Novaya Zemlya …   English World dictionary

  • Barents Sea — Location of the Barents Sea The Barents Sea (Norwegian: Barentshavet, Russian: Баренцево море or Barentsevo More) is a marginal sea of the Arctic Ocean,[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Barents Sea — a part of the Arctic Ocean between NE Europe and the islands of Spitzbergen, Franz Josef Land, and Novaya Zemlya. * * * Outlying portion of the Arctic Ocean. Named for the Dutch explorer Willem Barents, it is bounded by the Norwegian and… …   Universalium

  • Barents Sea —    The Barents Sea is part of the Arctic Ocean, roughly bounded by Franz Josef Land, Novaya Zemlya, Nenetsiya, Murmansk, Svalbard, and northeastern Norway. It has a surface area of 1,400,000 square kilometers. As a border zone between the Soviet… …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • Barents Sea — Sp Bãrenco jūra Ap Баренцево море rusiškai Ap Barentshavet norvegiškai Ap Barents Sea angliškai L Arkties vand. prie Norvegijos ir Rusijos …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Barents Sea — /bɛərənts ˈsi/ (say bairruhnts see) noun a part of the Arctic Ocean to the north of Norway and Russia. {named after Willem Barents, died 1597, Dutch navigator and explorer} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Barents Sea — noun the part of the Arctic Ocean to the north of Norway and Russia • Instance Hypernyms: ↑sea • Part Holonyms: ↑Arctic Ocean • Part Meronyms: ↑White Sea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Barents Sea — Bar′ents Sea′ [[t]ˈbær ənts, ˈbɑr [/t]] n. geg a part of the Arctic Ocean between NE Europe and the islands of Spitzbergen, Franz Josef Land, and Novaya Zemlya …   From formal English to slang

  • Barents Sea — noun A part of the Arctic Ocean located north of Norway and northwestern Russia …   Wiktionary

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