1. the longest river of Asia
; flows eastward from Tibet into the East China Sea near Shanghai
; [syn: Chang Jiang, Changjiang, Chang, Yangtze, Yangtze River, Yangtze Kiang]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Yangtze \Yang"tze\, prop. n.
1. a major river of Asia, which flows into the East China
Syn: Yangtze River.