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(Placename) another name for the Songhua



a river in NE China, flowing through Manchuria into the Amur. 800 mi. (1287 km) long.
Also called Song′hua Jiang′ (dʒyɑŋ) Sungari.
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China and Russia demarcated their 4,300 kilometer border by 2005, but smuggling, illegal timber sales, Sungari and Amur river pollution, and ethnic conflicts all remain as annoyances.
A JAPANESE military aeroplane is reported to have been shot down by Soviet troops near the confluence of the Amur and the Sungari rivers.
One other population survived in East Manchuria at the interfluve of the Ussuri and Sungari Rivers [17] (Abramov 1949); it was isolated long enough to develop different antler morphology than moose in the Sikhote Alin (Rakov 1965).