Pronunciation: (kam-chät'ku, -chat'-; Russ. kum-chyät'ku), [key]
a peninsula in the NE Russian Federation in Asia, extending S between the Bering Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk. 750 mi. (1210 km) long; 104,200 sq. mi. (269,880 sq. km) wide.
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