Bothnia, Gulf of
geographical name arm of Baltic Sea between Sweden & Finland

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bothnia,Gulf of — Both·ni·a (bŏthʹnē ə), Gulf of An arm of the Baltic Sea between Sweden and Finland. It is icebound for nearly half the year. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bothnia, Gulf of — Northern arm of the Baltic Sea. Extending between Sweden and Finland, it covers about 45,200 sq mi (117,000 sq km). It is 450 mi (725 km) long and 50–150 mi (80–240 km) wide; its average depth is 965 ft (295 m). Because many rivers drain into it …   Universalium

  • Bothnia, Gulf of — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gulf of Oman — The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman (Arabic: خليج عُمان‎ Ḫalīdj ʾUmān; alternatively known as خليج مکران , Ḫalīdj Makrān; in Persian: دریای عمان Daryā ye Ommān, or دریای پارس Daryā ye Pārs) is a strait (and not an actual gulf) that connects the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Gulf of California — For the book by John Steinbeck, see The Log from the Sea of Cortez. Coordinates: 28°0′N 112°0′W / 28°N 112°W / 28; 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Gulf of Bothnia — The Gulf of Bothnia ( fi. Pohjanlahti; sv. Bottniska viken, i.e. Bottenviken + Bottenhavet) is the northernmost arm of the Baltic Sea. It is situated between Finland s west coast and Sweden s east coast. In the south of the gulf lie the Åland… …   Wikipedia

  • Gulf of Bothnia — n. Bothnia, arm of the Baltic Sea that extends between Sweden and Finland …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Gulf of Bothnia — noun a northern arm of the Baltic Sea; between Sweden and Finland • Instance Hypernyms: ↑gulf • Part Holonyms: ↑Baltic, ↑Baltic Sea • Part Meronyms: ↑Aland islands, ↑Aaland islands, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gulf of Bothnia — noun The northernmost arm of the Baltic Sea …   Wiktionary

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