Yellow Sea


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Yellow Sea

An arm of the Pacific Ocean between the Chinese mainland and the Korean Peninsula. It connects with the East China Sea to the south.
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Yellow Sea

n
(Placename) a shallow arm of the Pacific between Korea and NE China. Area: about 466 200 sq km (180 000 sq miles). Chinese name: Hwang Hai
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Yel′low Sea′


n.
an arm of the Pacific N of the East China Sea, between China and Korea. Also called Huang Hai, Hwang Hai.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Yellow Sea - part of the Pacific off the east coast of Asia
Bo Hai, Po Hai - an inlet of the Yellow Sea, on the coast of Eastern China
Korea Bay - an inlet of the Yellow Sea between the Liaodong Peninsula in China and western Korea
Pacific, Pacific Ocean - the largest ocean in the world
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Translations
Žluté moře
Flava Maro
Keltainenmeri
mer Jaune
Žuto more
Mar Giallo
黄海
Gulehavet

Yellow Sea

n the Yellow Seail mar Giallo
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References in classic literature ?
Or why, irrespective of all latitudes and longitudes, does the name of the White Sea exert such a spectralness over the fancy, while that of the Yellow Sea lulls us with mortal thoughts of long lacquered mild afternoons on the waves, followed by the gaudiest and yet sleepiest of sunsets?
In an oasis, or green island, in the red and yellow seas of sand that stretch beyond Europe toward the sunrise, there can be found a rather fantastic contrast, which is none the less typical of such ai place, since international treaties have made it an outpost of the British occupation.
Park made remarks as he toured Yeonpyeong Island, just south of the Yellow Sea border between the two Koreas.
On Friday, the Chinese military announced that the carrier performed a series of fighter launch, recovery and air combat drills slightly farther afield in the Yellow Sea. The following day, it reportedly conducted training in the East China Sea.
The Caribbean Sea, the Mediterranean Sea, the Tasman Sea, the Tyrrhenian Sea, the Dead Sea, the Red Sea, the Yellow Sea, the North Sea, the Sea of Okhotsk, the Atlantic Ocean, the Arctic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, the Bay of Biscay, Lake Superior, the Strait of Gibraltar, the Gulf of Bothnia: Seascapes (Damiani) collects a Rothko-like series of images of these and other bodies of water, all captured by Japanese artist and photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto.
SEUL (CyHAN)- South Korea has approved plans to salvage a sunken ferry that capsized last year in the Yellow Sea killing over 300 people.
Team spokesman Pete Mounsey said: "I think that we are all a little sad to see the familiar yellow Sea Kings disappear but we are looking forward to working with Bristows and are impressed by the capabilities of the new aircraft."
Beijing, Shawwal 6, 1435, Aug 2, 2014, SPA -- Typhoon Nakri moved into the Yellow Sea at a speed of 15 kilometers per hour on Saturday morning, said China's National Marine Environmental Forecasting Center.
BEIJING -- The seas off China have been hit by their largest ever growth of algae, ocean officials said, with vast waves of green growth washing onto the shores of the Yellow Sea. Pictures showed beachgoers swimming and playing in the green tide in the eastern city of Qingdao, while bulldozers shoveled up tons of algae from the sand.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) warned Tuesday that it would "mercilessly avenge" any breach of its territorial sovereignty by South Korea or the United States during their ongoing anti-submarine drills in the Yellow Sea.
A previous launch in April failed when the rocket crashed into the Yellow Sea minutes after liftoff.