Finland, Gulf of

Finland, Gulf of
geographical name arm of Baltic Sea between Finland & Estonia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Finland,Gulf of — Finland, Gulf of An arm of the Baltic Sea bordering on Finland, Russia, and Estonia. An important shipping lane, the shallow gulf is usually frozen from December to March. * * * …   Universalium

  • Finland, Gulf of — ▪ gulf, Northern Europe Finnish  Suomen Lahti,  Russian  Finsky Zaliv,         easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea, between Finland (north) and Russia and Estonia (east and south). Covering an area of 11,600 square miles (30,000 square km), the… …   Universalium

  • Finland, Gulf of — part of the Baltic Sea betw. Finland and Russia …   Webster's Gazetteer

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  • Gulf of Finland — The Gulf of Finland (Finnish: Suomenlahti , Russian: Финский залив , Finskiy zaliv , Swedish: Finska viken , Estonian: Soome laht ) is the easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea that extends between Finland (to the north) and Estonia (to the south)… …   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 Finland Naval Command — Infobox Military Unit unit name= Gulf of Finland Naval Command caption=Colour of the Command dates=1998– country= FIN allegiance= branch= Finnish Navy Seal type= role= Coastal defence size= 850 career personnel, 1,400 conscripts [ Varusmiehiä… …   Wikipedia

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