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  1. Yalu, Yalu River(noun)

    river in eastern Asia; rises in North Korea and flows southwest to Korea Bay (forming part of the border between North Korea and China)

  2. Yalu River(noun)

    a battle in the Korean War (November 1950); when UN troops advanced north to the Yalu River 200,000 Chinese troops crossed the river and drove them back

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  1. Yalu River

    The Yalu River is a river on the border between North Korea and China. Together with the Tumen River to its east, and a small portion of Baekdu Mountain, the Yalu forms the border between North Korea and China and is notable as a site involved in military conflicts in the First Sino-Japanese War, the Russo-Japanese War, and the Korean War.

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