Vishera

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Vishera

 

a river in Perm’ Oblast, RSFSR. A left tributary of the Kama, it empties into the Vishera Cove of the Kama Reservoir. The Vishera is 415 km long and has a basin area of 31,200 sq km. It originates on the western slope of the Northern Urals and flows primarily through the foothills of the Urals. For the most part, it has the character of a rapid mountain river, flowing through a narrow valley. Karst phenomena are widespread in its basin. Its principal tributaries are the laz’va (left) and the Kolva (right). The Vishera is fed by mixed sources but predominantly by snow. It freezes at the end of October or the beginning of November and the ice breaks up at the end of April. The river is used for floating timber, and there is regular passenger traffic up to the city of Krasnovishersk. There are diamond deposits in the Vishera Basin.


Vishera

 

(also Vyshera), a river in the Komi ASSR, a right tributary of the Vychegda. It is 247 km long and has a basin area of 8,780 sq km. The Vishera originates in the swamps near Lake Sindorskoe. It is fed primarily by snow. The mean annual flowrate is 79.1 cu m/sec (at the village of Lun’). The Vishera freezes in November, and the ice breaks up at the end of April. The river is navigable from the point where the Nivshera River empties into it.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in classic literature ?
The second time was the day before yesterday, at daybreak, on the journey at the station of Malaya Vishera, and the third time was two hours ago in the room where I am staying.
At that period the Komi-Permyaks lived on both banks of the Kama, Chusovaya and all big right-bank tributaries of the Kama-Obva, Inva, Kosa as well as Kolva and Vishera. The Permyak population also settled the Kama smaller tributaries--Lupya, Berezovka, Yuzhnaya Keltma, and Vishera tributary--Yazva.
The ones in my Google file point to the village of Malaya Vishera in Russia's Novgorod region.
I'm bothered by the idea that Big Tech thinks of me as a Buddhist who sits in Malaya Vishera and looks at mangas (who on earth is Nana, anyway?
Yes, the performance of Vishera at 4GHz is still below that of a Haswell CPU running at 2.5GHz.
Code named "Vishera," the new FX processors utilize the same AM3+ sockets as the current AMD FX processors.
AMD has long said Zen would feature at least a 40 percent increase in instructions per clock over its current generation Vishera chips.
AMD's price plans for Trinity have leaked, purported benchmarks for Vishera (the second-generation Bulldozer desktop CPU) have leaked, and Intel launched a new Core i3-3220 that's aimed directly at the heart of Sunnyvale's territory.