Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for oxus
They found the Oxus, a mighty stream, swollen with melting snows.A Book of Discovery
Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
After passing the Oxus the chief interest of Burnes' story commences.
As they approached the Oxus it was found necessary to employ a Turkman guard.
But once over the Oxus his story hardly concerns the gates of India.
At any rate he trusted them, and it was with their assistance that he reached the source of the Oxus.
- the ancient name for the Amu Darya
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012