Laptev Sea

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geographical name Lap·tev Sea \ˈlap-ˌtef, -ˌtev\
variants: or formerly

Nordenskjöld Sea

\ˈnȯr-dən-ˌshəld, -ˌshu̇ld, -ˌshēld\play

Definition of Laptev Sea

  1. arm of the Arctic Ocean in Russia between the Taymyr Peninsula and the New Siberian Islands


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