Upper Angara River


Upper Angara River

The Upper Angara River ( _ru. Верхняя Ангара) is a river in Siberia. It is 320 km long and rises north-east of Lake Baikal, flowing south-west through the Buryat Republic into the lake. It is partly navigable.


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  • Angara River — noun a river in southeastern Siberia that flows northwest from Lake Baikal to become a tributary of the Yenisei River • Syn: ↑Angara, ↑Tunguska, ↑Upper Tunguska • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia …   Useful english dictionary

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  • river — river1 riverless, adj. riverlike, adj. /riv euhr/, n. 1. a natural stream of water of fairly large size flowing in a definite course or channel or series of diverging and converging channels. 2. a similar stream of something other than water: a… …   Universalium

  • Upper Tunguska — noun a river in southeastern Siberia that flows northwest from Lake Baikal to become a tributary of the Yenisei River • Syn: ↑Angara, ↑Angara River, ↑Tunguska • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia * * * the lower …   Useful english dictionary

  • Angara — noun a river in southeastern Siberia that flows northwest from Lake Baikal to become a tributary of the Yenisei River • Syn: ↑Angara River, ↑Tunguska, ↑Upper Tunguska • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Siberia * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Upper Tunguska — the lower course of the Angara River. Cf. Angara. * * * …   Universalium

  • Angara — /ahng geuh rah/; Russ. /un gu rddah /, n. a river in the S Russian Federation in Asia, flowing NW from Lake Baikal to the Yenisei River: called Upper Tunguska in its lower course. 1151 mi. (1855 km) long. * * * …   Universalium

  • Angara — An•ga•ra [[t]ˌɑŋ gəˈrɑ[/t]] n. geg a river in the S Russian Federation in Asia, flowing NW from Lake Baikal to the Yenisei River: called Upper Tunguska in its lower course. 1151 mi. (1855 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Angara — /əngaˈra/ (say uhngah rah) noun a river in southern Russia in Asia, rising north east of Lake Baikal and flowing through it north west to the Yenisei River; called the Upper Tunguska in its lower course. About 2100 km …   Australian English dictionary


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