Marie Byrd Land

Marie Byrd Land
geographical name region W Antarctica E of Ross Ice Shelf & Ross Sea

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  • Marie-Byrd-Land —   [mə riː bəːd ], Teil der Westantarktis, zwischen Ellsworthhochland und Ross Schelfeis; im Norden überragen mehrere Gebirge die bis 4 000 m mächtige Inlandeisdecke. Von R. E. Byrd erforscht und nach seiner Frau benannt …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Marie Byrd Land — Marie′ Byrd′ Land n. geg a part of Antarctica, SE of the Ross Sea: discovered and explored by Adm. Richard E. Byrd …   From formal English to slang

  • Marie Byrd Land — region in W Antarctica, on the Amundsen Sea …   English World dictionary

  • Marie Byrd Land — Map of Antarctica; Marie Byrd Land is in the bottom left between the New Zealand and Chilean claims …   Wikipedia

  • Marie-Byrd-Land — Lage Lage des Marie Byrd Lands auf Antarktika …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Marie Byrd Land — /meuh ree berrd / former name of Byrd Land. * * * ▪ region, Antarctica       unclaimed region of Antarctica, bordering on the South Pacific Ocean and extending from the Ross Sea and Ice Shelf (west) to Ellsworth Land (east). The barren, ice… …   Universalium

  • Marie Byrd Land — /meuh ree berrd / former name of Byrd Land …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marie Byrd Land — /ˌmari ˈbɜd/ (say .mahree berd) noun a part of Antarctica, south east of the Ross Sea: discovered and explored by Admiral Richard E Byrd; claimed by the US …   Australian English dictionary

  • Mount Burnham (Marie Byrd Land) — Coordinates: 77°16′S 142°5′E / 77.267°S 142.083°E / 77.267; 142.083 Mount Burnham is a mountain, 1,170 metres (3 …   Wikipedia

  • Clarke Glacier (Marie Byrd Land) — Clarke Glacier Coordinates: 75°11′S 139°06′W / 75.183°S 139.1°W / 75.183; 139.1 is a 8 mile long glacier …   Wikipedia

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