Bering Strait

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Bering Strait

n
(Placename) a strait between Alaska and Russia, connecting the Bering Sea and the Arctic Ocean
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Ber′ing Strait′


n.
a strait between Alaska and the Russian Federation connecting the Bering Sea and the Arctic Ocean. 36 mi. (58 km) wide.
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Noun1.Bering Strait - a strait connecting the Bering Sea to the Arctic OceanBering Strait - a strait connecting the Bering Sea to the Arctic Ocean
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Translations

Bering Strait

[ˈbɛərɪŋˈstreɪt] n the Bering Straitlo stretto di Bering
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