Gdańsk, Gulf of
or Gulf of Danzig geographical name inlet of S Baltic Sea in N Poland & W Russia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Gdańsk, Gulf of — Inlet of the Baltic Sea. Bordered by Poland on the west and south and Russia on the east, it extends 40 mi (64 km) from north to south and 60 mi (97 km) east to west, reaching a maximum depth of more than 371 ft (113 m). Coastal activities… …   Universalium

  • Gulf of Danzig — geographical name see Gdańsk, Gulf of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Danzig, Gulf of — geographical name see gdansk (Gulf of) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gulf — gulflike, adj. gulfy, adj. /gulf/, n. 1. a portion of an ocean or sea partly enclosed by land. 2. a deep hollow; chasm or abyss. 3. any wide separation, as in position, status, or education. 4. something that engulfs or swallows up. v.t. 5. to… …   Universalium

  • Gdańsk Bay — Coordinates: 54°28′59″N 18°57′31″E / 54.48306°N 18.95861°E / 54.48306; 18.95861 …   Wikipedia

  • Gdansk — /gduyonnsk/; Eng. /geuh dahnsk , dansk /, n. a seaport in N Poland, on the Gulf of Danzig. 402,200. German, Danzig. * * * German Danzig City (pop., 2000 est.: 456,574), capital of Pomorskie province, northern Poland. Located at the mouth of the… …   Universalium

  • Gdansk — noun a port city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic Sea; a member of the Hanseatic League in the 14th century • Syn: ↑Danzig • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center, ↑port • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gdańsk — or German Danzig geographical name city & port N Poland on Gulf of Gdańsk population 464,649 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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