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Bai·kalor 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).
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(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
trademark a type of Russian-made handgun, designed to fire tear-gas cylinders but often modified to fire bullets
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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.
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|Noun||1.||Baikal - 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
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