Caspian Sea

Caspian Sea
geographical name sea (salt lake) between Europe & Asia; about 90 feet (27 meters) below sea level area 143,550 square miles (371,795 square kilometers)

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  • Caspian Sea —    An inland sea whose southern portion lies east of Armenia and north of Iran and that came under the control of several ancient Mesopotamian peoples. The Caspian Sea is the world s largest inland waterway, measuring some 143,000 square miles… …   Ancient Mesopotamia dictioary

  • Caspian Sea — Cas|pi|an Sea the Caspian Sea the largest ↑inland sea in the world, between southeast Europe and Asia. It is surrounded by Russia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, and Turkmenistan …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • Caspian Sea and Azerbaijan — refers to the influences of Caspian Sea on the nature of Azerbaijan.The Caspian Sea is the largest lake on Earth by both area and volume, with a surface area of 371,000 square kilometres (143,244 mi²) and a volume of 78,200 cubic kilometres… …   Wikipedia

  • Caspian Sea Wolf — Taxobox name = Caspian Sea Wolf status = cr regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Carnivora familia = Canidae genus = Canis species = C. lupus subspecies = C. l. campestris synonyms= * bactrianus (Laptev, 1929) *… …   Wikipedia

  • Caspian Sea — noun a large saltwater lake between Iran and Russia fed by the Volga River; the largest inland body of water in the world • Syn: ↑Caspian • Instance Hypernyms: ↑lake • Part Holonyms: ↑Iran, ↑Islamic Republic of Iran, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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