/ (ˈkəʊlə) /
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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)
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How to use Kola Peninsula in a sentence
On the eighteenth of August the second boat managed to reach the Kola peninsula after rowing for more than thirty hours.The Golden Book of the Dutch Navigators|Hendrik Willem van Loon