lake urumiyeh


a salt lake in NW Iran. About 2000 sq. mi. (5180 sq. km).
Also called Lake Urumiyeh. Unabridged


[Turkish oo-roo-mee-ye]
noun Unabridged
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Urmia or Persian Orumiyeh (ˈɜːmɪə, ɒˈruːmiːjə)
Lake Urmia a shallow lake in NW Iran, at an altitude of 1300 m (4250 ft): the largest lake in Iran, varying in area from 4000--6000 sq km (1500--2300 sq miles) between autumn and spring
Orumiyeh or Persian Orumiyeh

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