Okhotsk Sea of
O·khotsk(ō-kŏtsk′, ə-KHôtsk′), Sea of
An arm of the northwest Pacific Ocean west of the Kamchatka Peninsula and Kuril Islands. It is connected with the Sea of Japan by narrow straits.
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