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A river of northeast Turkey, central Georgia, and Azerbaijan flowing about 1,365 km (850 mi) generally northeast and southeast to the Caspian Sea south of Baku.
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(Placename) a river in W Asia, rising in NE Turkey and flowing across Georgia and Azerbaijan to the Caspian Sea. Length: 1515 km (941 miles)
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a river flowing from NE Turkey, through the Georgian Republic and Azerbaijan, SE to the Caspian Sea. 950 mi. (1530 km) long.
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Noun1.Kura - a river in western Asia; rises in northeast Turkey and flows to the Caspian Sea
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
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