geographical name \ˈmā-ˌlär-ən\

Definition of MÄLAREN

lake SE Sweden extending from Baltic Sea 70 miles (113 kilometers) inland


geographical name    (Concise Encyclopedia)

Lake, eastern Sweden. Located just west of Stockholm, it has an area of 440 sq mi (1,140 sq km) and a length of 75 mi (120 km); it is the country's third largest lake. Connected with the Baltic Sea by navigable channels, it has more than 1,200 islands.


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