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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Bai•kalbaɪˈkɑl(n.)

  1. Lake, a lake in the Russian Federation, in S Siberia: the deepest lake in the world. 13,200 sq. mi. (34,188 sq. km); 5714 ft. (1742 m) deep.

    Category: Geography (places)

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  1. Baikal(ProperNoun)

    A large freshwater lake in southern Siberia, Russia; the deepest lake in the world.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Baikal

    a clear fresh-water lake, in S. of Siberia, 397 m. long and from 13 to 54 wide, in some parts 4500 ft. deep, and at its surface 1560 ft. above the sea-level, the third largest in Asia; on which sledges ply for six or eight months in winter, and steamboats in summer; it abounds in fish, especially sturgeon and salmon; it contains several islands, the largest Olkhin, 32 m. by 10 m.

Freebase

  1. Baykal (port)

    Baykal (port) is a rural locality in Slyudyansky District of Irkutsk Oblast, Russia, located near Lake Baikal on the left bank of the Angara River, 60 kilometers south of Irkutsk, the administrative center of the oblast. Population: 425; 504; 613.

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