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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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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.
T he K azak hs w ill look to international midfielders Ulan Konysbayev and Zhambyl Zukeev for inspiration while 20-year-old striker Sergey Khizhnichenko was on Feyenoord's radar last term.
Fly from East Midlands airport and stay at the three-star Azak Beach hotel, bed and breakfast.