Kymi

(redirected from Cuma)
Also found in: Acronyms.

Kymi

 

a province in southeastern Finland. Area 12,800 sq km. Population, 344,500 (1971). Major city, Kotka. There is a lake plateau with the Salpausselkä Ridge (elevations, up to 172 m) in the north; the coastal plain of the Gulf of Finland, with numerous outcrops of rocks, is in the south. Kymi produces cellulose and paper, wooden articles, chemicals, sugar, and glassware. Dairy cattle and swine are raised. The major agricultural crops are wheat, oats, and sugar beets; some fruit is also grown.


Kymi

 

a river in southern Finland. Length, 204 km; basin area, 37,200 sq km. The river originates in the Lake Päijänne basin, flows through a number of lakes, and crosses the Salpausselkä Ridge, forming rapids and waterfalls; it falls into the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea in five branches. Approximately 600 lakes in the Kymi Basin drain into the river. The average annual water discharge is 295 cu m per sec (maximum, approximately 700 cu m per sec). The Kymi is in high water in spring and summer, with maximum flow in June. It freezes in early December and thaws in late April or early May. There is a hydroelectric power plant on the river; timber is floated. The Kotka seaport is situated at its mouth.

References in periodicals archive ?
But for Cuma, it's the praise of one person in particular which has moved him the most.
Health risk:' Charcoal Grill (left) and owner Cuma Ali Tahsin, 38 (right)
The mentally ill passenger, Cuma Yasar, was taken down by two passengers.
The hurling buzz is not just confined to Kilkenny natives as pals Cuma Keceli and Ozzy Guzeller from the local Turkish Barbers joined in the fun by painting their car black and amber.
cuma (mf) 'stranger' ~ cyme (m) 'coming' ierfa (m) 'heir'~ ierfe (n) 'heritage' gilda (m) 'member of a brotherhood' ~ gilde (n) 'membership of guild' secga (m) 'sayer, informant' ~ secge (f) 'speech' steora (m) 'steersman' ~ steore (f) 'direction'
Sessions to be conducted throughout the meeting will include technical presentations, a panel of PMA and CUMA members on cost-saving measures and plant efficiencies, information from OSHA and the PMA Regulatory Affairs Division, annual meetings of both organizations, and two keynote presenters.
CLEARED Ali, left, and Cuma Goren leave the Old Bailey after they were both found not guilty of the murder of their niece Tulay.
Ayrica her Cuma gunu Taskale Camisi'nin kapisi onunde fakir fukara'ya 30 akce dagitilmasi ve vakfin harcamalarindan artan paranin da yine fakir fukaranin kullanimina ayrilmasi vakfiyede sart kosulmaktadir (Bkz.
Other than the Consultation Council and the imperial chancery of state, there were also other divans (councils) in the Ottoman Empire as the Ikindi (Afternoon), Carsamba (Wednesday) and Cuma (Friday) Divans that gathered under the supervision of the Grand Vizier.
SEE - and hear - the world's largest gannet colony when you sail to the world heritage site of St Kilda on the MV Cuma.
Deutsch & Sons Starborough E & 1 Gallo Winery Silver Palm Jackson Family Wines Two Hands Terlato Wines International Diseno VineOne/Constellation (Cellar Door) Line 39 Cecchetti Racke Veuve Moisan The Other Wine & Spirits Company Loredona DFV Wines Seven Daughters Terlato Wines International Cuma Frederick Wildman and Sons Tangley Oaks Terlato Wines International Ows Cellar Selection The Other Wine & Spirits Company High Note Click Wine Group '07/'08 Brand 2005 2006 2007 2008 (p) % CHG Gnarly Head 30 110 250 315 26.