- a Russian river in Siberia; rises in mountains near the Mongolian border and flows generally northward into the Kara Sea
How To Use Yenisey In A Sentence
- Broad rivers -- the Ob ', the Irtysh, the Yenisey, and the Lena, for example -- wend their way across the tundra toward the Arctic Ocean, but by October they freeze over so thickly that they can be used as truckways until spring. This Side of Ultima Thule
- The automobile bridge across the Yenisey river.
- Several species in the Yenisey and Lena Rivers that prefer warmer boreal-plain habitats (e.g., roach, ide, common dace – Leuciscus leuciscus baicalensis, European perch, and ruffe – Gymnocephalus cernuus) are likely to move into the northern mouth areas of these rivers that are currently dominated by whitefishes and chars. Climate change effects on arctic freshwater fish populations