Amu River

Another name of Amu Darya river.

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  • Amu Darya — Coordinates: 44°06′30″N 59°40′52″E / 44.10833°N 59.68111°E / 44.10833; 59.68111 …   Wikipedia

  • Amu Darya — /ah mooh dahr yeuh/; Russ. /u mooh du rddyah / a river in central Asia, flowing NW from the Pamirs to the Aral Sea. ab. 1400 mi. (2250 km) long. Also called Oxus. * * * ancient Oxus River River, Central Asia. It is one of the longest rivers in… …   Universalium

  • Amu Darya — noun /ˌɑːmuːˈdɑːrɪə/ A major river in Central Asia flowing across the border of Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan parallel to Syr Darya and into the Aral Sea. Known in classical times as Oxus. Syn: Amu River, Jayhoun …   Wiktionary

  • Amu Darya — [ä mo͞o′ där′yä] river in central Asia rising in the Pamir Mountains & flowing west & northwest into the Aral Sea: c. 1,600 mi (2,575 km) …   English World dictionary

  • river — river1 riverless, adj. riverlike, adj. /riv euhr/, n. 1. a natural stream of water of fairly large size flowing in a definite course or channel or series of diverging and converging channels. 2. a similar stream of something other than water: a… …   Universalium

  • Amu Daria River Bridge — The Amu Daria River Bridge is a suspension bridge located in BukharaFact|date=January 2008, Uzbekistan. Completed in 1964, it has a main span of 390 meters.External links* …   Wikipedia

  • Amu Dar'ya — or ancient Oxus geographical name river over 1500 miles (2400 kilometers), central & W Asia flowing from Pamir plateau into Aral Sea …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Amu Darya — n. river in central Asia …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Amu Darya — A•mu Dar•ya [[t]ˈɑ mu ˈdɑr yə[/t]] n. geg a river in central Asia, flowing NW from the Pamirs to the Aral Sea. ab. 1400 mi. (2250 km) long Also called Oxus …   From formal English to slang

  • Amu Darya — /aˈmu darˈja/ (say ah mooh dahr yah) noun a river flowing from the Pamirs in central Asia north west to the Aral Sea. About 2250 km. Ancient, Oxus …   Australian English dictionary

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