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Ya·lu(yä′lo͞o′) or Ya·lu·ji·ang (-jyäng′)
A river, about 800 km (500 mi) long, forming most of the North Korea-China border. In 1950, Chinese troops crossed the river to meet oncoming United Nations-sponsored forces, thus entering the Korean War.
(Placename) a river in E Asia, rising in N North Korea and flowing southwest to Korea Bay, forming a large part of the border between North Korea and NE China. Length: 806 km (501 miles)
a river in E Asia, forming part of the boundary between Manchuria and North Korea and flowing SW to the Yellow Sea. 300 mi. (483 km) long.
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|Noun||1.||Yalu - river in eastern Asia; rises in North Korea and flows southwest to Korea Bay (forming part of the border between North Korea and China)|
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