amur amur

Definition(s):

  • (n) an Asian river between China and Russia; flows into the Sea of Okhotsk

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Under General Nakamura troops had pushed down the Sungari River to within 30 miles of the Amur River which at that point is the frontier.

News

  1. Zoo’s Tiger Cub Ready For Display In Main Yard

    Officials at a Pennsylvania zoo say their new Amur tiger cub is ready to head into the main yard of his exhibit, after being visible to visitors only on a video monitor for several weeks.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: CBS Pittsburgh

  2. Pittsburgh's tiger cub ready to go outside

    The baby Amur tiger has been inside for weeks, but he's ready for new adventures in the yard and he made a successful outdoor debut with his mom at the zoo.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

  3. Rare Amur tiger cub going on display in yard at Pittsburgh Zoo

    Officials at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium said their new Amur tiger cub is ready to head into the main yard of his exhibit, after being visible to visitors only on a video monitor for several weeks. Zoo officials said the 3-month-old cub will be in the yard starting Wednesday. The cub had been on video with his mother since he was 6 weeks old. Amur tigers were once referred to as Siberian ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

Quotes

  1. "On November 6, the Russian president signed a decree on the construction of a new space center, to be named Vostochny, in the Amur Region," Sergei Ivanov said at a meeting of the Military-Industrial Commission in Samara, in the Volga region.
    on Nov 21, 2007 By: Sergei Ivanov Source: RIA Novosti

  2. "The water polluted with benzene today reached the Russian border and has flowed into the Amur River," Mr Shoigu said.
    on Dec 16, 2005 By: Sergei Shoigu Source: BBC News

  3. "Heydar Aliyev highly contributed in construction of the Baikal-Amur railway, which is now being restored. Very recently, the second Korshunov tunnel has been put into operation, which will improve speed and security of passenger and cargo...
    on Jul 18, 2008 By: Gleb Yakunin Source: Trend News Agency

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