Kola

[ koh-luh; kaw-luh ]
/ ˈkoʊ lə; ˈkɔ lə /

noun

Also called Kola Peninsula. a peninsula in the NW Russian Federation in Europe, between the White and Barents seas.
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British Dictionary definitions for kola peninsula (1 of 2)

Kola Peninsula

/ (ˈkəʊlə) /

noun

a peninsula in NW Russia, between the Barents and White Seas: forms most of the Murmansk region. Area: about 130 000 sq km (50 000 sq miles)

British Dictionary definitions for kola peninsula (2 of 2)

kola

/ (ˈkəʊlə) /

noun

a variant spelling of cola 1
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Word Origin and History for kola peninsula

kola


n.

"the cola nut," 1830, variant of cola (q.v.).

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