Irtysh

or Ir·tish

[ ir-tish ]
/ ɪrˈtɪʃ /

noun

a river in central Asia, flowing NW from the Altai Mountains in China through NE Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation to the Ob River. About 1,840 miles (2,960 km) long.

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Irtysh

Irtish

/ (ɪəˈtɪʃ) /

noun

a river in central Asia, rising in China in the Altai Mountains and flowing west through Kazakhstan, then northwest into Russia to join the Ob River as its chief tributary. Length: 4444 km (2760 miles)
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