Bolshoi Tap

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Bol’shoi Tap


a river in the southwest of the Khanty-Mansa National Okrug, Tiumen’ Oblast, RSFSR; a left tributary of the Konda (Irtysh basin). It is 504 km long and drains a basin of 6,700 sq km. It rises from Lake Tap-To and flows south through marshes and lakes. It is fed by snow and rain.

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