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[ker-uh-len, -luh n]
  1. a river in NE Mongolia, flowing S and E to Kulun Lake, in NE China: a headstream of the Amur River 785 miles (1263 km) long.
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Also Her·e·len [her-uh-len, -luh n] /ˈhɛr əˌlɛn, -lən/, Her·len [hur-luh n] /ˈhɜr lən/.
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  • Thence it turns directly westward to the Kerulen River, and follows the south bank of the river to Kerulen.

    The International Development of China

    Sun Yat-sen