from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of or relating to the Baltic Sea, the Baltic States, or a Baltic-speaking people.
- adj. Of or relating to the branch of the Indo-European language family that contains Latvian, Lithuanian, and Old Prussian.
- n. The Baltic language branch.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Baltic region or the Baltic Sea.
- adj. Of or pertaining to any of the Baltic languages.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Balts (the Baltic peoples).
- proper n. the Baltic language family
- proper n. the Baltic languages
- proper n. the Baltic states
- proper n. the areas on the southeastern coast of the Baltic Sea
- proper n. the Baltic Sea.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to the sea which separates Norway and Sweden from Jutland, Denmark, and Germany; situated on the Baltic Sea.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Appellative of or pertaining to the sea which separates Sweden from Denmark, Germany, and Russia; situated on or bordering the Baltic sea: as, the Baltic islands; the Baltic coasts.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or near or on the Baltic Sea
- n. a sea in northern Europe; stronghold of the Russian navy
- adj. of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Baltic States or their peoples or languages
- n. a branch of the Indo-European family of languages related to the Slavonic languages; Baltic languages have preserved many archaic features that are believed to have existed in Proto-Indo European
The result was that the Baltic is also now free for anybody to sail without toll.
He also said media reports have said that new NATO bases are being established in Baltic States.
An increase in nutrient input in the Baltic is compromising water clarity by promoting algal blooms.
Andersen wrote further of the bracing Danish beaches, of the green islands and of Jutland -- the head of land separating the Baltic from the North Sea.
And now that we speak about the geographical contour of Denmark, let me warn you that the Baltic is likely to play a most conspicuous part in the world trade of the future and that Denmark expects, to take a prominent role.
Now Finland and the east of the Baltic are in Russia, while the southern and south-eastern shore of the Baltic is German.
Baltic, which is incorporated in the Marshall Islands, doesn't have any ships yet; they will arrive next month.
Baltic, which is incorporated in the Marshall Islands, doesn't actually have any ships yet; they will arrive next month.
• The measure of shipping key raw materials is called the Baltic Dry Index.
Oil transit in other parts of the Baltic is a different story.
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