[ moor-esh ]
/ ˈmʊər ɛʃ /
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a river in SE central Europe, flowing W from the Carpathian Mountains in central Romania to the Tisza River in S Hungary. 400 miles (645 km) long.
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Hungarian Maros. Romanian Mu·reş [moo-resh]. /ˈmʊ rɛʃ/.
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Heinrici 169; Muricipis proles cito discit prendere mures, id.
British Dictionary definitions for Mures
/ (ˈmʊərɛʃ) /
a river in SE central Europe, rising in central Romania in the Carpathian Mountains and flowing west to the Tisza River at Szeged, Hungary. Length: 885 km (550 miles)Hungarian name: Maros
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