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Mekong

river in Southeast Asia, Thai, from me "mother" + khong "river, large stream."

updated on June 08, 2012

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Definitions of Mekong from WordNet

Mekong (n.)
an Asian river; flows through a large delta in southern Vietnam into the South China Sea;
Synonyms: Mekong River
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