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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Tung

 

a river in southern China. Length, 503 km; basin area, 32,300 sq km. It empties below the city of Canton into the estuary of the Hsi River. The Tung, which has its high-water period during the second half of the summer, irrigates large agricultural areas. The river is navigable up to the city of Lungch’uan and is used for fishing.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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