Definitions for yellow sea
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an arm of the Pacific N of the East China Sea, between China and Korea.
Category: Pinyin, Geography (places)
Ref: Also called Huang Hai, Hwang Hai.
Yellow Sea, Huang Hai(noun)
part of the Pacific off the east coast of Asia
an arm of the Pacific Ocean between mainland China and the Korean peninsula
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
or Whang-hai, an inlet of the Pacific, on the NE. coast of China, bounded on the E. by the Corea, including in the NW. the Gulf of Pechili, some 600 m. long, and its average breadth 300 m.; is very shallow, and gradually silting up owing to the quantity of alluvium brought down by the rivers which fall into it.