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North Sea

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Noun

1. north sea

an arm of the North Atlantic between the British Isles and Scandinavia; oil was discovered under the North Sea in 1970

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North Sea

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noun
an arm of the Atlantic between Great Britain and the N European mainland. Area: about 569 800 sq km (220 000 sq miles)
. Former name: German Ocean

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North Sea

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arm of the Atlantic, between Great Britain & the N European mainland: c. 164,900 sq mi (427,089 km)

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North Sea

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An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Great Britain and northwest Europe. It is connected with the English Channel by the Strait of Dover. Major reserves of oil and natural gas were discovered beneath its waters in the late 1960s.

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