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Kamchatka

[ kam-chaht-kuh, -chat-; Russian kuhm-chyaht-kuh ]
/ kæmˈtʃɑt kə, -ˈtʃæt-; Russian kʌmˈtʃyɑt kə /
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noun

a peninsula in the NE Russian Federation in Asia, extending S between the Bering Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk. 750 miles (1,210 km) long; 104,200 sq. mi. (269,880 sq. km) wide.

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OTHER WORDS FROM Kamchatka

Kam·chat·kan, adjective, noun
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Kamchatka
/ (Russian kamˈtʃatkə) /

noun

a peninsula in E Russia, between the Sea of Okhotsk and the Bering Sea. Length: about 1200 km (750 miles)
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