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Lap·tev Sea(lăp′tĕf′, -tĕv′, läp′tyĭf)
A section of the Arctic Ocean north of eastern Russia between the Taymyr Peninsula and the New Siberian Islands. It is icebound most of the year.
(Placename) a shallow arm of the Arctic Ocean, along the N coast of Russia between the Taimyr Peninsula and the New Siberian Islands. Former name: Nordenskjöld Sea
Lap′tev Sea′(ˈlæp tɛf, -tɛv)
an arm of the Arctic Ocean N of the Russian Federation in Asia, between the Taimyr Peninsula and the New Siberian Islands. Formerly, Nordenskjöld Sea.
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|Noun||1.||Laptev Sea - part of the Arctic Ocean to the north of Siberia (between the Taimyr Peninsula and the New Siberian Islands) that is icebound most of the year|
Arctic Ocean - ice covered waters surrounding the North Pole; mostly covered with solid ice or with ice floes and icebergs