Definition of Taimyr peninsula

1. Noun. A peninsula in northern Siberia.

Exact synonyms: Taymyr Peninsula
Group relationships: Siberia
Generic synonyms: Peninsula



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Taimyr Peninsula

Tahyna virus
Tai
Tai-Kadai
Tai Dam
Tai Long
Tai Lue
Tai Nuea
Tai Yuan
Taibei
Taichung
Taif
Tail End Charlie
Tail End Charlies
Tailtiu
Taimyr
Taimyr Peninsula
Tainan
Taino
Taipeh
Taipei
Taishanese
Tait's law
Taiwan
Taiwan Strait
Taiwan dollar
Taiwanese
Taiwanese Sign Language
Taiyuan
Taizhong
Taizhou

Literary usage of Taimyr peninsula

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1. Through Siberia by Jonas Jonsson Stadling (1901)
"ACROSS THE taimyr peninsula. We leave the Katanga — Our Winter Dress — Fatigues of Sledge Travelling — A Tungus Family — Across an Unknown Land — The ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1890)
"taimyr peninsula, which protrudes as a massive block of laud between the ... On the taimyr peninsula the average summer temperature hardly reaches 45*. ..."

3. Vitus Bering: The Discoverer of Bering Strait by Peter Lauridsen (1889)
"... crowned his work by sailing from the Khatanga River around the eastern Taimyr peninsula and also around the most northerly point of Asia. ..."

4. The International Geography by Hugh Robert Mill (1908)
"It is on the whole low and flat, running out in the taimyr peninsula to the ... East of the taimyr peninsula the rivers form great deltas contrasting with ..."

5. The International Geography by Hugh Robert Mill (1915)
"It is on the whole low and flat, running out in the taimyr peninsula to the ... East of the taimyr peninsula the rivers form great deltas contrasting with ..."

6. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1900)
"He will winter the first year on the eastern coast of the taimyr peninsula, in the north of Khatanga bay, in about 76° N. lat. ..."

7. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederic Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1899)
"... breeds on the Arctic shores mainly between the taimyr peninsula and Alaska, and has strayed to Britain and even France. The head, falcate scapulars, ..."

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