Lemva

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Lemva

 

river in the Komi ASSR, a left tributary of the Usa (Pechora Basin). Length, 180 km; basin area, 9,650 sq km. The Lemva originates on the western slopes of the Polar Urals and flows in the lower reaches through marshy taiga. The largest tributary is the Iun”iakha, which flows into it from the right.

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