Heilong Jiang


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Heilong Jiang

(ˈheɪˈlʊŋ ˈdʒaɪˈæŋ)
n
(Placename) the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for the Amur

Hei•long Jiang

(ˈheɪˈlɔŋ ˈdʒyɑŋ)

n.
Chinese name of the Amur.

Hei•long•jiang

(ˈheɪˈlɔŋˈdʒyɑŋ)

also Hei•lung•kiang

(-ˈlʊŋˈgyɑŋ)

n.
a province in NE China, S of the Amur River. 36,720,000; 179,000 sq. mi. (463,600 sq. km). Cap.: Harbin.
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Noun1.Heilong Jiang - an Asian river between China and RussiaHeilong Jiang - an Asian river between China and Russia; flows into the Sea of Okhotsk
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
References in periodicals archive ?
The water-way is known as the Heilong Jiang River on the Chinese side.
Over the night, the Amur river, which serves as a natural border with China where it's known as Heilong Jiang, has risen by 16 centimetres (6.
Over the night, the Amur river, which serves as a natural border with China where it is known as Heilong Jiang, has risen by 16 centimetres (6.