Nordenskjöld Sea
geographical name — see Laptev Sea

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Nordenskjöld Sea — Nor′denskjöld Sea′ n. geg former name of Laptev Sea …   From formal English to slang

  • Nordenskjöld Sea. — See Laptev Sea. * * * …   Universalium

  • Nordenskjöld Sea — /nuədənʃɜld ˈsi/ (say noohuhduhnsherld see) noun → Laptev Sea …   Australian English dictionary

  • Nordenskjöld Sea. — See Laptev Sea …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Nordenskjöld — Nordenskjöld1 [noor′dən shüld΄] Baron Nils Adolf Erik [nils ä′dō̂lf ā′rik] 1832 1901; Swed. arctic explorer, born in Finland Nordenskjöld2 [noor′dən shüld΄] former name for LAPTEV SEA …   English World dictionary

  • Laptev Sea — Basin countries Russia Surface area 700,000 km2 (270,000 sq mi) Average depth …   Wikipedia

  • Laptev Sea — /lap tef, tev/; Russ. /lah ptyif/ an arm of the Arctic Ocean N of the Russian Federation in Asia, between Taimyr Peninsula and the New Siberian Islands. Also called Nordenskjöld Sea. * * * ▪ sea, Arctic Ocean Russian  More Laptevykh,  … …   Universalium

  • Laptev Sea — Lap′tev Sea′ [[t]ˈlæp tɛf, tɛv[/t]] n. geg an arm of the Arctic Ocean N of the Russian Federation in Asia, between the Taimyr Peninsula and the New Siberian Islands Formerly, Nordenskjöld Sea …   From formal English to slang

  • Laptev Sea — or formerly Nordenskjöld Sea geographical name arm of Arctic Ocean Russia between Taymyr Peninsula & New Siberian Islands …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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