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  • proper n. An arm of the Pacific Ocean between mainland China and the Korean peninsula.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. part of the Pacific off the east coast of Asia

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Examples

  • In the effort to block the maneuvers nearer the Chinese coast, one military leader in Beijing was quoted as warning that the Yellow Sea has been a preferred path, a gateway for invaders of China in past centuries - a statement that puzzled Evans Revere.

    China Complicates North-South Korea Tensions

  • The anti-submarine drills on the Yellow Sea are a response to North Korea's alleged attack on the warship Cheonan.

    IBTimes.com : Top News

  • Beijing was quoted as warning that the Yellow Sea has been a preferred path - a gateway - for invaders of China in past centuries.

    NPR Topics: News

  • The disputed border in the Yellow Sea was the scene of deadly naval clashes in 1999 and

    News From DefenseNews.com

  • China has objected to any foreign military operations in the Yellow Sea, which is on the western side of the Korean Peninsula.

    BBC News | News Front Page | UK Edition

  • South Korea's coast, claiming that naval exercises in the Yellow Sea are a threat aimed at the

    The Heritage Foundation Papers

  • Third, in terms of geopolitical strategy, the Yellow Sea is the gateway to China's capital region and a vital passage to the heartland of Beijing and Tianjin.

    GlobalResearch.ca

  • Any war games involving the United States in the Yellow Sea are a sensitive issue because of the area's proximity to China and the disputed maritime boundary between South and North

    Latest News - Yahoo!7 News

  • The border in the Yellow Sea was the scene of deadly naval clashes in 1999 and 2002 and has always been a potential flashpoint.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • It was not known where the clash took place, but the disputed sea border in the Yellow Sea was the scene of deadly naval clashes in 1999 and 2002.

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