Behring Strait

Behring Strait, a strait about 50 m. wide between Asia and N. America, which connects the Arctic Ocean with the Pacific; discovered by the Danish navigator Vitus Behring in 1728, sent out on a voyage of discovery by Peter the Great.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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