Definition of Sakhalin
island of southeastern Russia in Asia in the Sea of Okhotsk north of Hokkaido, Japan area more than 28,500 square miles (73,800 square kilometers) ◆Sakhalin was divided between Russia and Japan during 1905–45.
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Definition of Sakhalin for English Language Learners
: Russian island in the Pacific Ocean
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