- a river flowing from NE Turkey, through the Georgian Republic and Azerbaijan SE to the Caspian Sea. 950 miles (1530 km) long.
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And so Ahti and Kura had to leave their vessel and journey over the ice to land.Finnish Legends for English Children
It is noteworthy in this connection that the Yerukalas are said to call one another Kurru or Kura.Castes and Tribes of Southern India
The kura was built of bamboo and wood and was covered two feet thick with clay so that it was quite fire-proof.The Four Corners in Japan
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The lower part of the Kura valley assumes the character of a dry steppe, the rainfall not reaching 14 in.
This part of the building is covered on the outside with plaster in the manner of a kura (godown) so as to be fire-proof.The Foundations of Japan
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- a river in W Asia, rising in NE Turkey and flowing across Georgia and Azerbaijan to the Caspian Sea. Length: 1515 km (941 miles)
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