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An archipelago of north-central Russia in the Arctic Ocean north of Novaya Zemlya. Explored by an Austrian expedition in 1873, the islands were claimed by the USSR in 1926.
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(place) Group of islands of Russia, in the Arctic Ocean, north of Novaya Zemlya: c. 6,229 sq mi (16,133 sq km)
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An archipelago in the Arctic Ocean in the north of Russia, north of Novaya Zemlya, east of Svalbard.
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