Salween
geographical name river about 1500 miles (2415 kilometers) SE Asia flowing from Tibet S into Gulf of Martaban in Myanmar

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Salween —   [ sælwiːn, englisch], Saluen, birmanisch Thaulwin, chinesisch im Oberlauf Nu Jiang [ dʒjaȖ], 2 500 km langer Fluss in Asien, Einzugsgebiet 325 000 km2, entspringt in Tibet, wendet sich in China nach Süden, durchschneidet das Shanhochland… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Salween — [sal wēn′] river in SE Asia, flowing from E Tibet through E Myanmar into the Gulf of Martaban: c. 1,750 mi (2,816 km) …   English World dictionary

  • Salween — Vorlage:Infobox Fluss/DGWK fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/QUELLE fehltKoordinaten fehlen! Hilf mit.Vorlage:Infobox Fluss/FLUSSSYSTEM fehlt Saluen Der Saluen bei Liuku i …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Salween — Salouen Salouen La Salouen à Liuku, dans la province du Yunnan Caractéristiques Longueur 2 400 km Bassin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Salween — /ˈsælwin/ (say salween) noun a river flowing from south western China, south through eastern Myanmar to the Gulf of Martoban. About 2816 km …   Australian English dictionary

  • Salween — /sal ween/, n. a river in SE Asia, flowing S from SW China through E Burma (Myanmar) to the Bay of Bengal. 1750 mi. (2815 km) long. * * * …   Universalium

  • SALWEEN —    a river of Asia whose source is still uncertain; forms in its lower part the boundary between Siam and British Burma, and falls into the Gulf of Martaban; its upper course traverses the northern Shan district; only 80 m. of it are navigable …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Salween — Sal•ween [[t]ˈsæl win[/t]] n. geg a river in SE Asia, flowing S from SW China through E Burma to the Bay of Bengal. 1750 mi. (2815 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Salween — /sal ween/, n. a river in SE Asia, flowing S from SW China through E Burma (Myanmar) to the Bay of Bengal. 1750 mi. (2815 km) long …   Useful english dictionary

  • Salween River — Salween Nujiang River …   Wikipedia

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