Seward Peninsula
geographical name peninsula 180 miles (290 kilometers) long & 130 miles (209 kilometers) wide W Alaska projecting into Bering Sea between Kotzebue & Norton sounds — see Prince of Wales (Cape)

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  • Seward Peninsula — [after SEWARD William Henry, who directed the purchase of Alaska from Russia (1867)] peninsula of W Alas. on the Bering Strait: c. 200 mi (321 km) long …   English World dictionary

  • Seward Peninsula — The Seward Peninsula is a large peninsula on the western coast of the U.S. state of Alaska. It projects about convert|320|km|mi| 1|sp=us into the Bering Sea between Norton Sound, the Bering Strait, the Chukchi Sea, and Kotzebue Sound, just below… …   Wikipedia

  • Seward Peninsula — Die Seward Halbinsel Die Seward Halbinsel (engl. Seward Peninsula) ist eine etwa 320 Kilometer lange und 145 bis 225 Kilometer breite Halbinsel an der Westküste Alaskas. Sie wurde nach William H. Seward benannt, dem Politiker, der den Kauf… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Seward Peninsula — a peninsula in W Alaska, on Bering Strait. * * * Peninsula, western Alaska, U.S. Its tip, Cape Prince of Wales, on the Bering Strait, is the most westerly point of North America. The peninsula is about 180 mi (290 km) long and 130 mi (209 km)… …   Universalium

  • Seward Peninsula — Sp Sùardo pùsiasalis Ap Seward Peninsula L JAV (Aliaska) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Seward, península — Península en el oeste del estado de Alaska en EE.UU. El extremo de la península, el cabo Príncipe de Gales, se ubica en el estrecho de Bering y es el punto más occidental de América del Norte. La península mide 290 km (180 mi) aprox. de largo y… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Seward Peninsula — noun a peninsula in western Alaska that projects westward into the Bering Sea just below the Arctic Circle • Instance Hypernyms: ↑peninsula • Part Holonyms: ↑Alaska, ↑Last Frontier, ↑AK …   Useful english dictionary

  • Seward Peninsula — Sew′ard Penin′sula n. geg a peninsula in W Alaska, on Bering Strait …   From formal English to slang

  • Seward Peninsula — /siwəd pəˈnɪnʃələ/ (say seewuhd puh ninshuhluh), /sjuəd/ (say syoohuhd) noun a peninsula in western Alaska, on Bering Strait …   Australian English dictionary

  • Península de Seward — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda La península de Seward es una gran península localizada en la costa occidental de Alaska, EE.UU.. Avanza en dirección E O unos 320 km en el mar de Bering y bañan sus costas, al sur, el Norton Sound; al este, el …   Wikipedia Español

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