Pronunciation: (yä'lOO"; Chin. yä'ly'), [key]
—n. Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
a river in E Asia, forming part of the boundary between Manchuria and North Korea and flowing SW to the Yellow Sea. 300 mi. (483 km) long. Also called, Wade-Giles, Ya'lu' Chiang' Pronunciation: (jyäng); [key] Pinyin, Ya'lu' Jiang' Pronunciation: (jyäng). [key]
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