Yellow Sea
geographical name inlet of East China Sea between N China, North Korea, & South Korea

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Yellow Sea — arm of the East China Sea, between China & Korea: 113,500 sq mi (293,964 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • Yellow Sea — an arm of the Pacific N of the East China Sea, between China and Korea. Also called Huang Hai, Hwang Hai. * * * Chinese Huang Hai Large inlet of the western Pacific Ocean, between northeastern China and the Korean peninsula. Famous for its… …   Universalium

  • Yellow Sea — Chinese pic=Bohai Sea map.png picc c=黄海 p=Huáng Hǎi hangul=황해 or 서해 hanja=黃海 or 西海 rr=Hwang Hae or Seo Hae mr=Hwang Hae or Sŏ HaeThe Yellow Sea is the name given to the northern part of the East China Sea, which is a marginal sea of the Pacific… …   Wikipedia

  • Yellow Sea — Yel′low Sea′ n. pin geg an arm of the Pacific N of the East China Sea, between China and Korea Also called Huang Hai Hwang Hai …   From formal English to slang

  • Yellow Sea — noun an arm of the Pacific Ocean between mainland China and the Korean peninsula See Also: Yellow River …   Wiktionary

  • Yellow Sea — noun part of the Pacific off the east coast of Asia • Syn: ↑Huang Hai • Instance Hypernyms: ↑sea • Part Holonyms: ↑Pacific, ↑Pacific Ocean • Part Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • YELLOW SEA —    or WHANG HAI    an inlet of the Pacific, on the NE. coast of China, bounded on the E. by the Corea, including in the NW. the Gulf of Pechili, some 600 m. long, and its average breadth 300 m.; is very shallow, and gradually silting up owing to… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Yellow Sea — inlet of the Pacific betw. Korean penin. and China; 400 mi. long, 400 mi. wide …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Yellow Sea — part of the Pacific Ocean between China and Korea …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Yellow Sea — /jɛloʊ ˈsi/ (say yeloh see) noun an arm of the Pacific between north eastern China and Korea. Chinese, Huang Hai …   Australian English dictionary

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