a sea between Europe and Asia, bordered by Turkey, Romania, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Georgia, and the Russian Federation. 164,000 sq. mi. (424,760 sq. km).
an inland sea between SE Europe and Asia: connected to the Aegean Sea by the Bosporus, the Sea of Marmara, and the Dardanelles, and to the Sea of Azov by the Kerch Strait. Area: about 415 000 sq km (160 000 sq miles) Ancient names Pontus Euxinus, Euxine Sea
Note: It is a popular resort area for Russians and eastern Europeans.
a bluish, black-striped sea bass, Centropristes striata, abundant off the coast of eastern North America: a valuable food fish.
an allotropic form of selenium occurring as a black, amorphous, water-insoluble, light-sensitive powder: used chiefly in photoelectric cells.
noun (in Britain) an unofficial group within the Labour Party in any constituency that represents the interests of local Black people Contemporary Examples Meghan McCain Says Yes to Legalizing Marijuana Meghan McCain June 10, 2012
noun a large dark-coloured shag, Phalacrocorax carbo novaehollandis, of Australasian waters Also called (NZ) kawau