kola peninsula


[koh-luh; kaw-luh]
Also called Kola Peninsula. a peninsula in the NW Russian Federation in Europe, between the White and Barents seas.
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kola (ˈkəʊlə)
a variant spelling of cola

Kola Peninsula (ˈkəʊlə)
a peninsula in NW Russia, between the Barents and White Seas: forms most of the Murmansk region. Area: about 130 000 sq km (50 000 sq miles)

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Word Origin & History

"the cola nut," 1830, variant of cola (q.v.).
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