geographical name group of islands in Arctic Ocean N of Norway; belongs to Norway area 23,641 square miles (61,230 square kilometers) — see Svalbard

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Spitsbergen —  Norwegian island in the Svalvard archipelago in the Arctic Ocean …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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