a river in central Asia, flowing NW from the Tien Shan Mountains in Kyrgyzstan, through Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan to the Aral Sea. 1300 miles (2100 km) long.
a river in central Asia, formed from two headstreams rising in the Tian Shan: flows generally west to the Aral Sea: the longest river in central Asia. Length: (from the source of the Naryn) 2900 km (1800 miles) Ancient name Jaxartes
Syrette Syr·ette (sĭ-rět’) A trademark used for a collapsible tube having an attached hypodermic needle containing a single dose of medicine.
noun 1. Official name Syrian Arab Republic. a republic in SW Asia at the E end of the Mediterranean. 71,227 sq. mi. (184,478 sq. km). Capital: Damascus. 2. a territory mandated to France in 1922, including the present republics of Syria and Lebanon (Latakia and Jebel ed Druz were incorporated into Syria 1942): the French […]
adjective 1. of or relating to Syria or its inhabitants. noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Syria. adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Syria, its people, or their dialect of Arabic 2. (Eastern Churches) of or relating to Christians who belong to churches with Syriac liturgies noun 3. a native or inhabitant […]
noun 1. a desert in N Saudi Arabia, SE Syria, W Iraq, and NE Jordan. About 125,000 sq. mi. (323,750 sq. km).