Meaning of Okhotsk


Pronunciation: (ō-kotsk' Russ. u-&khligôtsk'), [key]
— n.
  1. an arm of the N Pacific enclosed by the Kamchatka Peninsula, the Kurile Islands, Sakhalin, and the Russian Federation in Asia. 582,000 sq. mi. (1,507,380 sq. km); greatest depth, 10,554 ft. (3217 m).
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