Pronunciation: (ty'mœn'), [key]
—n. Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
a river in E Asia, flowing NE along the China-North Korea border and then SE along the border between China and Russia to the Sea of Japan. ab. 325 mi. (525 km) long. Also called, Wade-Giles, Tu'men' Chiang' Pronunciation: (jyäng); [key] Pinyin, Tu'men' Jiang' Pronunciation: (jyäng). [key]
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