Definition of Amur river
1. Noun. An Asian river between China and Russia; flows into the Sea of Okhotsk.
Group relationships: Cathay, China, Communist China, Mainland China, People's Republic Of China, Prc, Red China, Russia, Russian Federation
Generic synonyms: River
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Literary usage of Amur river
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1. Planned Invasion of Japan, 1945: The Siberian Weather Advantage by Hatten Schuyler Yoder (1997)
"CITY OF KHABAROVSK THE CITY SAT ON THREE MODERATE RIDGES that ran perpendicular to the amur river and terminated in steep cliffs. The three main streets, ..."
2. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"From here it follows this affluent to its junction with the amur river, and the amur river to its junction with the ..."
3. Proceedings by International Congress of Americanists (1905)
"Gerard Fowke Southern Vancouver Island and amur river. George Hunt Vancouver Island. Berthold Laufer amur river. Harlan I. Smith Fraser River. ..."
4. Subject Index of the Modern Works Added to the British Museum Libraryby British Museum Dept. of Printed Books, Dept. of Printed Books, British Museum by British Museum Dept. of Printed Books, Dept. of Printed Books, British Museum (1906)
"AMUR, River. See also SIBERIA. HOLMES (KB) Lectures. With illustrations. vol. 9. Down the Amur. pp. 330. Battle Creek, 1901. 8*. 10028. h. 8. ..."