Gulf of Bothnia

noun
a northern arm of the Baltic Sea; between Sweden and Finland
Instance Hypernyms: ↑gulf
Part Holonyms: ↑Baltic, ↑Baltic Sea
Part Meronyms: ↑Aland islands, ↑Aaland islands, ↑Ahvenanmaa

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Bothnia — [bäth′nē ə] Gulf of arm of the Baltic Sea, between Finland & Sweden …   English World dictionary

  • Bothnia, Gulf of — Northern arm of the Baltic Sea. Extending between Sweden and Finland, it covers about 45,200 sq mi (117,000 sq km). It is 450 mi (725 km) long and 50–150 mi (80–240 km) wide; its average depth is 965 ft (295 m). Because many rivers drain into it …   Universalium

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