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 (ăz′ôf, ā′zôf, ə-zôf′), Sea of
The northern arm of the Black Sea between southwest Russia and southeast Ukraine. The shallow sea has important fisheries.


(Placename) Sea of Azov a shallow arm of the Black Sea, to which it is connected by the Kerch Strait: almost entirely landlocked; fed chiefly by the River Don. Area: about 37 500 sq km (14 500 sq miles)


(ˈæz ɔf, -ɒf, ˈeɪ zɔf, ˈeɪ zɒf)

Sea of, a northern arm of the Black Sea, connected with the Black Sea by Kerch Strait. ab. 14,500 sq. mi. (37,555 sq. km).
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Dogal yayilim alani Hazar Denizi, Karadeniz ve Azak Denizi havzalari olan A.
Nalan is supported by Zubeyde Azak, who is the area manager of Alina Ltd in Dubai, UAE.
Azak Kashmir be not construed as Lahore that our workers will be conquered by creating Gullu Butt, he said this while addressing a public meeting here on Monday in connection with black day.
He said that RIC is not only providing best medical facilities to the people of Rawalpindi division but also catering to the medical needs of cardiac patients of Azak Kashmir and KP province.