Dogger Bank

Dogger Bank
geographical name submerged sandbank about 150 miles (241 kilometers) long in North Sea E of N England

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Dogger Bank — [dôg′ər, däg′er] extensive sand bank in the central North Sea, between England & Denmark, submerged at a depth of 60 120 ft (18 37 m) …   English World dictionary

  • Dogger Bank — Location of the Dogger Bank Dogger Bank is a large sandbank in a shallow area of the North Sea about 100 km (62 mi) off the east coast of England. It extends over approximately 17,600 km2 (6,800 sq mi), with its… …   Wikipedia

  • Dogger Bank — 54° 43′ 29″ N 2° 46′ 07″ E / 54.7246, 2.76855 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dogger Bank — /daw geuhr, dog euhr/ a shoal in the North Sea, between N England and Denmark: fishing grounds; naval battle 1915. * * * ▪ North Sea       extensive isolated shoal in the North Sea, lying about 60 miles (100 km) off the northeastern coast of… …   Universalium

  • Dogger Bank — Sp Dògerio bánka Ap Dogger Bank L sekluma Šiaurės j. tarp D. Britanijos s. ir Jutlandijos p lio …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Dogger Bank — Dog|ger Bank an area of the North Sea, about 70 miles (110 kilometres) off the coast of northeast England, where the sea is not very deep because there is a large ↑sandbank under the water. A lot of boats go there to catch fish …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Dogger Bank — Dog′ger Bank′ [[t]ˈdɔ gər, ˈdɒg ər[/t]] n. geg a shoal in the North Sea, between N England and Denmark: fishing grounds …   From formal English to slang

  • Dogger Bank — noun A large sandbank, and associated fishing ground, in the North Sea between Great Britain and Denmark …   Wiktionary

  • DOGGER BANK —    a sandbank in the North Sea; a great fishing field, extending between Jutland in Denmark and Yorkshire in England, though distant from both shores, 170 m. long, over 60 m. broad, and from 8 to 10 fathoms deep …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Dogger Bank — /dɒgə ˈbæŋk/ (say doguh bangk) noun an extensive shoal in the North Sea, about 113 km east of northern England; fishing grounds; battles between the British and German navies occurred in January 1915 and February 1916 during World War I. 11–37 m… …   Australian English dictionary

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