Chukchi Sea
geographical name sea of the Arctic Ocean N of Bering Strait

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  • Chukchi Sea — part of the Arctic Ocean, north of the Bering Strait …   English World dictionary

  • Chukchi Sea — Map of the Chukchi Sea. Scientists on the sea ice in the Chukchi Se …   Wikipedia

  • Chukchi Sea — Die Tschuktschensee zwischen Sibirien und Alaska Die Tschuktschensee (engl. Chukchi Sea, russ. Чукотское море/Tschukotskoje more) ist ein Randmeer des eisigen Nordpolarmeeres, das nördlich der Nahtstelle von Amerika und Asien liegt. Während sie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chukchi Sea — noun A marginal sea of the Arctic Ocean, between Chukotka and Alaska. See Also: Chukchi, Chukotka …   Wiktionary

  • Chukchi Sea — a part of the Arctic Ocean, N of the Bering Strait. Russian, Chukotskoye More. * * * ▪ sea, Arctic Ocean also spelled  Chukchee,  Russian  Chukotskoye More,         part of the Arctic Ocean, bounded by Wrangel Island (west), northeastern Siberia… …   Universalium

  • Chukchi Sea — Chuk′chi Sea′ n. geg a part of the Arctic Ocean, N of the Bering Strait …   From formal English to slang

  • Chukchi Sea — /tʃʊktʃi ˈsi/ (say chookchee see) noun the sea between Asia and North America, north of the Bering Strait; part of the Arctic Ocean …   Australian English dictionary

  • Chukchi Sea — noun part of the Arctic Ocean just to the north of the Bering Strait • Instance Hypernyms: ↑sea • Part Holonyms: ↑Arctic Ocean …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chukchi Sea Shelf — The Chukchi Sea Shelf or Chukchi Shelf is the easternmost part of the Continental shelf of Russia and the westernmost part of the Continental shelf of the United States. Geologically, it includes parts of the continental shelves adjacent to… …   Wikipedia

  • The blob (Chukchi Sea algae) — The blob is a term used to refer to a large mass of algae that was first spotted floating in the Chukchi Sea[1] between the Alaskan cities of Wainwright and Barrow in July 2009.[2] A notable feature of the mass is its length of at least 12 miles… …   Wikipedia

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