Greenland Sea


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Greenland Sea

A section of the southern Arctic Ocean off the eastern coast of Greenland.

Greenland Sea

n
(Placename) the S part of the Arctic Ocean, off the NE coast of Greenland

Green′land Sea′


n.
a part of the Arctic Ocean, NE of Greenland.
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Noun1.Greenland Sea - part of the Arctic Ocean to the north of IcelandGreenland Sea - part of the Arctic Ocean to the north of Iceland
Arctic Ocean - ice covered waters surrounding the North Pole; mostly covered with solid ice or with ice floes and icebergs
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Why, I could name ye a dozen whose bones lie in the Greenland seas above," he pointed northwards, "or where the currants may have drifted them.
A keynote address from Major General Nielsen, Head of Denmark ' s Arctic Command , who will address the challenge of search and rescue in the High North whilst discussing the impact that the multi-national SAREX Greenland Sea exercise has had on preparedness for operations in such a remote environment
26 ( ANI ): Researchers have said that recent warming of the Greenland Sea Deep Water is about ten times higher than warming rates estimated for the global ocean.
After 96 hours submerged and 1,590 miles under the ice, Nautilus surfaced in the Greenland Sea, completing the first submerged voyage under the North Pole.
Collective data will be used to understand how little auks respond to different food availabilities in the Greenland Sea.
They migrate in search for food over large areas in the Barents Sea, the Norwegian Sea, the Greenland Sea and the Denmark Strait.