Dezhnev definition by Webster's New World
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cape at the northeasternmost point of Asia, in Russia, projecting into Bering Strait
also Cape Dezhneva
Dezhnev definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Cape also East Cape.
A cape of extreme northeast Russia on the Bering Strait opposite Alaska. It is the easternmost point of Asia.