Bering Sea


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Bering Sea

A northward extension of the Pacific Ocean between Siberia and Alaska, lying north of the Aleutian Islands and connected with the Arctic Ocean by the Bering Strait.
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Bering Sea

(ˈbɛrɪŋ)
n
(Placename) a part of the N Pacific Ocean, between NE Siberia and Alaska. Area: about 2 275 000 sq km (878 000 sq miles)
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Ber′ing Sea′


n.
a part of the N Pacific N of the Aleutian Islands. 878,000 sq. mi. (2,274,000 sq. km).
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Noun1.Bering Sea - part of the North Pacific between Alaska and SiberiaBering Sea - part of the North Pacific between Alaska and Siberia; connected to the Arctic Ocean by the Bering Strait
Pacific, Pacific Ocean - the largest ocean in the world
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Translations

Bering Sea

[ˈberɪŋˈsiː] Nmar m de Bering
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Bering Sea

[ˌbɛrɪŋˈsiː] n
the Bering Sea → la mer de Béring
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Bering Sea

[ˈbɛərɪŋˈsiː] n the Bering Seail mare di Bering
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References in classic literature ?
It was unparalleled, undreamed-of, that I, Humphrey Van Weyden, a scholar and a dilettante, if you please, in things artistic and literary, should be lying here on a Bering Sea seal- hunting schooner.
The seventh year his schooner was seized in Bering Sea by a Russian cruiser, and all hands, so the talk went, were slammed into the Siberian salt mines.
We are getting near Bering Sea, and there are storms and blizzards.
And when the ice goes out of Bering Sea, the man and woman go away on a steamship.
Later in the summer, when Bering Sea and the mouth of the Yukon cleared of ice, the steamer, put together at St.
Paul, away and away in the Bering Sea. Limmershin, the Winter Wren, told me the tale when he was blown on to the rigging of a steamer going to Japan, and I took him down into my cabin and warmed and fed him for a couple of days till he was fit to fly back to St.
The last grub steamboats up from Bering Sea were stalled by low water at the beginning of the Yukon Flats hundreds of miles north of Dawson.
Five Chinese Navy ships are sailing in international waters in the Bering Sea off Alaska, the Pentagon said, in an apparent first for China's military that came as U.S.
The 1,753-ton fishing ship, which was catching pollack, sank in the western part of the Bering Sea near Russia on Monday when one person was confirmed dead and seven were rescued.
Russian authorities said there were 62 people aboard the ship, which sank in the western part of the Bering Sea, near Russia.
The trawler has been working in the Bering Sea since July.
Besides crossing mountains, participants will mush on the mighty Yukon River and make the last push for Nome on dangerous sea ice as they travel up the Bering Sea shore.