Kerch Strait
geographical name strait between Kerch & Taman' peninsulas connecting Sea of Azov & Black Sea

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  • Kerch Strait — noun The Strait of Kerch …   Wiktionary

  • Battle of Kerch Strait — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Kerch Strait partof= caption= date=July 19, 1790 place=Kerch, Crimea casus= territory= result=Minor Russian victory combatant1=flag|Russian Empire combatant2=flag|Ottoman Empire|1453 commander1=Fyodor… …   Wikipedia

  • Kerch — /kerch/; Russ. /kyerddch/, n. 1. a seaport in E Crimea, in S Ukraine, on Kerch Strait. 157,000. 2. a strait connecting the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea. 25 mi. (40 km) long. * * * ▪ Ukraine also spelled  Kerč , ancient (Greek)  Panticapaion , or …   Universalium

  • Kerch — [kerch] seaport in W Crimea, on a strait (Kerch Strait) connecting the Black Sea & the Sea of Azov: pop. 178,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Kerch — Infobox Settlement settlement type = city subdivision type = Country subdivision name = UKR subdivision type1 = Region subdivision name1 = Crimea timezone = EET utc offset = +2 timezone DST = EEST utc offset DST = +3 official name = Kerch native… …   Wikipedia

  • Strait of Kerch — Cimmerian Bosporus redirects here. For the ancient state, see Bosporan Kingdom. For its rulers, see List of Kings of Cimmerian Bosporus. Location of Kerch Strait …   Wikipedia

  • Strait of Kerch — noun A strait connecting the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov. Syn: Kerch Strait …   Wiktionary

  • Kerch — [[t]kɛrtʃ[/t]] n. 1) geg a seaport in E Crimea, in SE Ukraine, on Kerch Strait. 173,000 2) geg a strait connecting the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea. 25 mi. (40 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Kerch — /kjɜtʃ/ (say kyerch) noun a seaport in Ukraine, on Kerch Strait, a strait connecting the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea …   Australian English dictionary

  • Kerch — noun A city on the Kerch Peninsula of eastern Crimea, on the shore of Kerch Strait; an important industrial, transport and tourist centre of Ukraine. Syn: Panticapaeum …   Wiktionary

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