Songhua

geographical name
Song·​hua | \ ˈsȯŋ-ˈhwä How to pronounce Songhua (audio) \
variants: or Sungari \ ˈsu̇ŋ-​gə-​rē How to pronounce Sungari (audio) \

Definition of Songhua

river over 1000 miles (1609 kilometers) long in eastern Manchuria, China, flowing from the North Korea border northwest and northeast into the Amur River

Note: Songhua River is dammed in the upper part to form Songhua Hu \ -​ˈhü How to pronounce Songhua (audio) \, a reservoir .

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“Songhua.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Songhua. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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