Korean Strait

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Noun1.Korean Strait - a strait between Korea and Japan; connects the East China Sea and the Sea of Japan
Tsushima - a naval battle in the Russo-Japanese War (1905); the Japanese fleet defeated the Russian fleet in the Korean Strait
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It is bordered to the northwest by China, to the northeast by Russia, and lies southeast across the Korean strait from Japan.
I don't know whether it was the faint odour of other people's meals that lingered on the tatami, but I eventually had to leave my mat and donate my apple pie over the rails to the nutrients of the Korean Strait below.
Thus, migratory birds that are asymptomatic carriers may cross the Korean Strait harboring the H5N1-type virulent viruses generated in Korea.

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