Ussuri [oo-soo r-ee; Russian oo-soo-ryi] Examples noun

  1. a river in E Asia, forming part of the boundary between E Manchuria and the SE Russian Federation in Asia, flowing N to the Amur River. 500 miles (805 km) long.

Also called Wusuli Jiang. Examples from the Web for ussuri Contemporary Examples of ussuri

  • Skirmishes were already underway between Soviet and Chinese forces on the Ussuri River.

    Dr. K’s Rx for China

    Niall Ferguson

    May 17, 2011

  • Historical Examples of ussuri

  • In Ussuri, and Japan, it is represented by the form dodonides, Staud.

    The Moths of the British Isles, First Series

    Richard South

  • The first were along the Amur, the later along the Ussuri River.

    Our Little Cossack Cousin

    F. A. Postnikov

  • The same thing has been observed elsewhere, for instance in the sands of Ussuri, in Eastern Asia.

    Origin of Cultivated Plants

    Alphonse De Candolle

  • British Dictionary definitions for ussuri Ussuri noun

    1. a river in E central Asia, flowing north, forming part of the Chinese border with Russia, to the Amur River. Length: about 800 km (500 miles)
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