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A river of southeast Russia rising in the Stanovoy Range and flowing about 2,250 km (1,400 mi) north and east around the Aldan Plateau then generally northwest to the Lena River north of Yakutsk.
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(Placename) a river in E Russia in the SE Sakha Republic, rising in the Aldan Mountains and flowing north and west to the Lena River. Length: about 2700 km (1700 miles)
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a river in the Russian Federation in Asia, flowing NE from the Stanovoi Mountains to the Lena. ab. 1500 mi. (2415 km) long.
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