Lake Baykal
geographical name see Baikal, Lake

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lake Baykal —    Located in southern Siberia, Lake Baykal is the world’s oldest, deepest, and largest freshwater lake by volume. The 600 kilometer long and 1,740 meter deep lake is shared by Buryatiya on its eastern shore and Irkutsk Oblast on its western… …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • Lake Baykal — noun the largest freshwater lake in Asia or Europe and the deepest lake in the world • Syn: ↑Baikal, ↑Lake Baikal, ↑Baykal • Instance Hypernyms: ↑lake • Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Baykal — noun the largest freshwater lake in Asia or Europe and the deepest lake in the world • Syn: ↑Baikal, ↑Lake Baikal, ↑Lake Baykal • Instance Hypernyms: ↑lake • Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lake Baikal — noun the largest freshwater lake in Asia or Europe and the deepest lake in the world • Syn: ↑Baikal, ↑Baykal, ↑Lake Baykal • Instance Hypernyms: ↑lake • Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia …   Useful english dictionary

  • lake — lake1 /layk/, n. 1. a body of fresh or salt water of considerable size, surrounded by land. 2. any similar body or pool of other liquid, as oil. 3. (go) jump in the lake, (used as an exclamation of dismissal or impatience.) [bef. 1000; ME lak(e) …   Universalium

  • Lake — /layk/, n. Simon, 1866 1945, U.S. engineer and naval architect. * * * I Relatively large body of slow moving or standing water that occupies an inland basin. Lakes are most abundant in high northern latitudes and in mountain regions, particularly …   Universalium

  • Lake Baikal — Baykal and Baikal redirect here. For other uses, see Baykal (disambiguation). Lake Baikal Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Baykal (disambiguation) — Baykal commonly refers to Lake Baikal in southern Siberia, Russia.Baykal may also refer to:LocationsBelarus*Baykal, Belarus, a village in Vitsebsk VoblastRussia*Baykal, Aurgazinsky District, Republic of Bashkortostan, a village *Baykal,… …   Wikipedia

  • Baykal — [bī käl′] Lake alt. sp. of BAIKAL Lake * * * …   Universalium

  • Baykal — [bī käl′] Lake alt. sp. of BAIKAL Lake …   English World dictionary

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