Diomede Islands(redirected from Gvozdev Islands)
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Two rocky islands in the Bering Strait between Alaska and Siberia. Little Diomede belongs to the United States; Big Diomede, to Russia.
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(Placename) two small islands in the Bering Strait, separated by the international date line and by the boundary line between the US and Russia
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Di′o•mede Is′lands(ˈdaɪ əˌmid)
two islands in the Bering Strait, one belonging to the Russian Federation (Big Diomede), ab. 15 sq. mi. (39 sq. km), and one belonging to the U.S. (Little Diomede), ab. 4 sq. mi. (10 sq. km): separated by the International Date Line.
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