an arm of the S Pacific Ocean, in W Antarctica, off the coast of Marie Byrd Land.
a part of the South Pacific Ocean, in Antarctica off Byrd Land
a river in E Asia, forming most of the boundary between N Manchuria and the SE Russian Federation, flowing into the Sea of Okhotsk. About 2700 miles (4350 km) long. Historical Examples Any one, from the Bosphorus to the Amur, may speak Tartar, and pretend not to understand anything else. The Diva’s Ruby F. Marion […]
- Amur cork tree
an Asiatic cork tree, Phellodendron amurense, of the rue family, having a deeply ridged, corky bark.
- Amur privet
a northern Chinese shrub, Ligustrum amurense, of the olive family, having hairy leaves and white flowers.
the lees or sediment of olive oil. Historical Examples The first to flow (amurca) is dark and bitter, having the consistency of water. The Private Life of the Romans Harold Whetstone Johnston