Definition of Labrador sea

1. Noun. An arm of the northern Atlantic between Labrador and southern Greenland.

Group relationships: Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean
Generic synonyms: Sea

Definition of Labrador sea

1. Proper noun. An arm of the North Atlantic Ocean between Greenland and Labrador. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Labrador Sea

Labor Day
Labor Days
Labor Department
Labor Party
Labor Secretary
Labour Party
Labrador-Ungava Peninsula
Labrador Peninsula
Labrador Sea
Labrador duck
Labrador ducks
Labrador keratopathy
Labrador retriever
Labrador tea
Laburnum alpinum
Laburnum anagyroides
Labyrinth of Minos

Literary usage of Labrador sea

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. International Sea Level Workshop: Workshop Report edited by V. Gornitz (2000)
"A negative NAO index is associated with bitter cold and dry winters in northwest Europe, and relatively warm temperatures in Greenland and the labrador sea, ..."

2. Proceedings of the 11th Annual Pacific Climate (PACLIM) Workshop edited by Caroline M. Isaacs, Vera L. Tharp (1995)
"Weaver et al (1994) found oscillations of about 20 years in the labrador sea of their model. The mechanism is linked to an interaction I between the ..."

3. Turning Up the Heat: How Global Warming Threatens Life in the Sea by Amy Mathews-Amos, Dwann A. Berntson (1999)
"This amount of freshwater input was sufficient to shut down deepwater formation in the labrador sea, a key site for global thermohaline circulation. ..."

4. Canada 2002 by Wayne C. Thompson (2003)
"By Car labrador sea Every highway in southern British Columbia is spectacular. One of these is the Trans-Canada, which runs east-west across mountains, ..."

5. Advanced Guide Canada's Atlantic Provinces by Barbara Radcliffe Rogers, Stillman Rogers (2005)
"You can tell these random pieces of ice, as well as "slob ice" from the Labrador Sea, because iceberg ice has a blue-green color and the others don't. ..."

6. Daily Geography Practice by Sandi Johnson (2004)
"Arctic, Atlantic, and Pacific Oceans; Beaufort Sea, Bering Sea, Caribbean Sea, and labrador sea; Great Lakes and Gulf of Mexico Challenge The map sketch ..."

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