Weddell Sea

geographical name
Wed·​dell Sea | \ wə-ˈdel How to pronounce Weddell Sea (audio) , ˈwe-dᵊl \

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arm of the South Atlantic east of the Antarctic Peninsula

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“Weddell Sea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Weddell%20Sea. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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