Bering Strait


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Bering Strait

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

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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Bering Strait

[ˈbɛərɪŋˈstreɪt] n the Bering Straitlo stretto di Bering
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WATERY DRIVE: Steve Burgess's amphibious Land Rover will soon be crossing the freezing Bering Strait between Russia and Alaska; PREPARED: Nicky Spinks and Steve Burgess, of Mirfield, before embarking on their globetrotting expedition
Bockstoce (affiliation not cited) recounts the beginnings of the maritime fur trade at Bering Strait in the early nineteenth century.
NANA, North Slope, and Bering Straits leadership came together and over a long period of time discussed the fact that they are really in an important place of the future of not only Alaska, but the United States, in terms of the development in the Arctic.
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And the team, which includes company directors Simon Dedman, 44, fromMirfield, and Dan Evans, 38, from Skipton, hope to be the first to cross the 56-mile Bering Strait in a land vehicle.
The Bering Strait Crossing: A 21st Century Frontier between East and West
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He has already completed 17,000 miles by walking up to North America across deserts and mountains before taking 15 days to traverse 56 miles of the frozen Bering Strait from Alaska to Russia.
They are accused of violating border-crossing rules when they crossed the Bering Strait into Russia.