Baltic Sea

geographical name
Bal·​tic Sea | \ ˈbȯl-tik How to pronounce Baltic Sea (audio) \

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arm of the Atlantic in northern Europe enclosed by Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, and Germany and connected with the North Sea by Oresund Strait area about 160,000 square miles (256,000 square kilometers)

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“Baltic Sea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Baltic%20Sea. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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