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Bai·kal

or Bay·kal  (bī-kôl′, -kŏl′), Lake
A lake of south-central Russia. Over 636 km (395 mi) long, it is the largest freshwater lake in Eurasia and the world's deepest lake, with a maximum known depth of 1,637 m (5,370 ft).

Baikal

(baɪˈkɑːl; -ˈkæl)
n
(Placename) Lake Baikal a lake in Russia, in SE Siberia: the largest freshwater lake in Eurasia and the deepest in the world. Greatest depth: over 1500 m (5000 ft). Area: about 33 670 sq km (13 000 sq miles). Russian name: Ozero Baykal

Baikal

(baɪˈkɑːl; -ˈkæl)
n
trademark a type of Russian-made handgun, designed to fire tear-gas cylinders but often modified to fire bullets

Bai•kal

(baɪˈkɑl)

n.
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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Baikal - the largest freshwater lake in Asia or Europe and the deepest lake in the worldBaikal - the largest freshwater lake in Asia or Europe and the deepest lake in the world
Siberia - a vast Asian region of Russia; famous for long cold winters
Translations
بايكال
Bajkal
Baïkal
バイカル
바이칼
Bajkał
Байкал
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The Japanese are offering to invest billions to build a 2,500-mile pipeline from the Baikal region directly to the port of Nakhodka.
The lake has its own legend, which claims that the 'Father' of Baikal had 336 rivers -- sons -- and one daughter -- Angara.
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Iolo yn Rwsia: Llyn Baikal, Siberia S4C, 10.30pm Cyfle arall i weld Iolo Williams yn parhau a'i daith anhygoel ar hyd Rwsia gan deithio i Siberia.
"Red Garden" film by Azerbaijani director Mirbala Salimlihas been awarded with the prize of the 17th Baikal International Film Festival "People and Environment".
TWO Brits - including a Loughborough University academic - have completed an epic 634km walk across Lake Baikal in Siberia, the world's oldest, deepest, and largest lake.
Summary: Irkutsk [Russia], Jan 28 (ANI): Two people have died and five injured after a fire broke out at a tourist facility on Lake Baikal's Olkhon Island in Russia.
Atop the image is the hashtag "#TheNextGalaxy" and the words: "Code name BAIKAL."