- Gulf of, an arm of the Baltic Sea, extending N between Sweden and Finland. About 400 miles (645 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for bothnia
The northern part of the Gulf of Bothnia is frozen every winter.
Why, that is away—out of the world—at the northern end of the Gulf of Bothnia!Hushed Up
William Le Queux
This scene occurred on the frozen surface of the Gulf of Bothnia.The Home at Greylock
This probably means a part of the Finnish coast in the Gulf of Bothnia.The story of Burnt Njal
The Bothnia, in 1874, reduced the passage to about nine days.
- Gulf of Bothnia an arm of the Baltic Sea, extending north between Sweden and Finland
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