Baikal

[ bahy-kahl ]
/ baɪˈkɑl /

noun

Lake, a lake in the Russian Federation, in S Siberia: the deepest lake in the world. 13,200 sq. mi. (34,188 sq. km); 5714 feet (1742 meters) deep.

QUIZZES

How Hip Is Your Lingo? Take Our Slang Quiz!
If you aren’t already skilled in slang, then this quiz can get you up to speed in no time!
Question 1 of 11
OK Boomer can be perceived as pejorative, but it is mostly considered to be _____
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for baikal

British Dictionary definitions for baikal (1 of 2)

Baikal1
/ (baɪˈkɑːl, -ˈkæl) /

noun

Lake Baikal a lake in Russia, in SE Siberia: the largest freshwater lake in Eurasia and the deepest in the world. Greatest depth: over 1500 m (5000 ft). Area: about 33 670 sq km (13 000 sq miles)Russian name: Ozero Baykal

British Dictionary definitions for baikal (2 of 2)

Baikal2
/ (baɪˈkɑːl, -ˈkæl) /

noun

trademark a type of Russian-made handgun, designed to fire tear-gas cylinders but often modified to fire bullets
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012