Okhotsk, Sea of
geographical name inlet of the Pacific E Russia in Asia W of Kamchatka Peninsula & Kuril Islands

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Okhotsk, Sea of — Arm of the northwestern Pacific Ocean. Bounded by the Siberian coast, the Kamchatka Peninsula and the Kuril Islands, Hokkaido, and Sakhalin Island, it covers 611,000 sq mi (1,580,000 sq km). It connects the ports of the Russian Far East. Ice… …   Universalium

  • Okhotsk,Sea of — O·khotsk (ō kŏtskʹ, ə KHôtskʹ), Sea of An arm of the northwest Pacific Ocean west of the Kamchatka Peninsula and Kuril Islands. It is connected with the Sea of Japan by narrow straits. * * * …   Universalium

  • OKHOTSK, SEA OF —    an immense sheet of water in Eastern Siberia, lying between the peninsula of Kamchatka and the mainland, with the Kurile Islands stretched across its mouth; is scarcely navigable, being infested by fogs …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Okhotsk, Sea of — inlet of the Pacific W of Kamchatka and the Kurile Islands …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Okhotsk, Sea of —   …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Okhotsk, Sea of — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sea of Azov — at Novaya Yalta, Donetsk Oblast …   Wikipedia

  • Sea of Okhotsk — Coordinates: 55°N 150°E / 55°N 150°E / 55; 150 …   Wikipedia

  • Sea of Okhotsk —    Part of the western Pacific Ocean, the Sea of Okhotsk is bounded in the north by the Russian territories of Khabarovsk and Magadan, the Kamchatka Peninsula in the east, Sakhalin Island in the west, and the Kuril Islands and the Japanese island …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • Sea of Japan — Japanese name …   Wikipedia

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