Pontus Euxinus


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Pontus Euxinus

(juːkˈsaɪnəs)
n
(Placename) the Latin name of the Black Sea

Black′ Sea′


n.
a sea between Europe and Asia, bordered by Turkey, Romania, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Georgia, and the Russian Federation. 164,000 sq. mi. (424,760 sq. km). Also called Euxine Sea. Ancient, Pontus Euxinus.