New Siberian Islands
geographical name islands NE Russia in Asia in Arctic Ocean between Laptev & East Siberian seas area 11,000 square miles (28,600 square kilometers)

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  • New Siberian Islands — group of islands of Russia, in the Arctic Ocean, between the Laptev & East Siberian seas: c. 11,000 sq mi (28,490 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • New Siberian Islands — The New Siberian Islands. Location of the New Siberian Isla …   Wikipedia

  • New Siberian Islands — a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean, N of the Russian Federation in Asia: part of the Yakut Autonomous Republic. 14,826 sq. mi. (38,400 sq. km). * * * Island group, Arctic Ocean, northeastern Russia, north of eastern Siberia. The islands… …   Universalium

  • New Siberian Islands — New′ Sibe′rian Is′lands n. pl. geg a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean, N of the Russian Federation in Asia: part of the Yakut Autonomous Republic. 14,826 sq. mi. (38,400 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • New Siberian Islands — noun a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean to the north of Siberia and to the east of the Laptev Sea • Instance Hypernyms: ↑island • Part Holonyms: ↑Arctic Ocean * * * a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean, N of the Russian Federation in Asia:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • New Siberian Islands — noun An archipelago in the Arctic Ocean in the north of Russia, in the East Siberian Sea …   Wiktionary

  • New Siberian Islands — /saɪˈbɪəriən/ (say suy bearreeuhn) plural noun a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean, north of Russia in Asia; part of the federal republic of Yakutia. Russian, Novosibirskije Ostrova …   Australian English dictionary

  • New Siberia — Native name: Новая Сибирь Location of New Siberia in the Anzhu subgroup …   Wikipedia

  • Siberian Shelf — The Siberian Shelf, one of the Arctic shelves, is the largest continental shelf of the Earth, a part of the continental shelf of Russia. It extends from the continent of Eurasia in the general area of North Siberia (hence the name) into the… …   Wikipedia

  • Siberian — See Siberia1. * * * (as used in expressions) New Siberian Islands Paleo Siberian languages Siberian husky Siberian peoples Trans Siberian Railroad * * * …   Universalium

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