Translation for 'Tonkin' from English to Russian
тонкинский ринопитек {м} [Rhinopithecus avunculus]
Tonkin snub-nosed monkey
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Translation for 'Tonkin' from English to Russian

Tonkin snub-nosed monkey
тонкинский ринопитек {м} [Rhinopithecus avunculus]зоол.T
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  • Henri Rivière's intervention in Tonkin in April 1882 was made with vessels of the Cochinchina naval division.
  • On 2 August 1964, the Gulf of Tonkin Incident occurred.
  • Just after the Gulf of Tonkin incident, Rusk supported the Gulf of Tonkin resolution.
  • Major roads that pass through Embleton include Beechboro Road, Broun Avenue, Collier Road, Embleton Avenue and Tonkin Highway.
  • Its seeds are known as tonka beans (sometimes tonkin beans or tonquin beans).

  • The Latin specific epithet of "tonkinensis" means "of Tonkin (a French protectorate encompassing modern Northern Vietnam, 1883–1945 and 1945–1948).
  • Stern also served as a consultant on efficient stoves to save the tonkin snub-nosed monkey in Vietnam.
  • "Sphenomorphus tonkinensis", the Tonkin forest skink, is a species of skink found in Vietnam.
  • De Courcy served as the commander of Tonkin Expeditionary Corps and took part in Tonkin Campaign from 1885 to 1887.
  • The Tonkin weasel or Vietnamese mountain weasel ("Mustela tonkinensis") is a species of weasel described by Björkegren in 1941.

  • The southern zone comprised the upgrade of Tonkin Highway, from Leach Highway to Roe Highway, to a six lane standard.
  • "Culladia tonkinella" is a moth in the family Crambidae. It was first described by Stanisław Błeszyński in 1970. It is found in Tonkin, and on Java and Sumatra.
  • He published "Trente mois au Tonkin" (Thirty Months in Tonkin) in "Le Tour du Monde" (1889 and 1891) and "Une campagne au Tonkin" in 1892.
  • The Hội Trí Tri or the Société d’Enseignement Mutuel du Tonkin (1892-1946) was an educational society in French colonial Tonkin.
  • Between 1883 and 1885 the French were heavily engaged in Tonkin against the Black Flag Army and Vietnamese and Chinese forces.

  • The highway then enters an S-curve to reorient itself further north while also rising to pass over Tonkin Highway in the form of a combination interchange; with the Tonkin-northbound to Reid-eastbound and Tonkin-southbound to Reid-westbound movements being served by cloverleaf loops.
  • The position of Resident-Superior of Tonkin (French: "Résident supérieur du Tonkin"; Vietnamese: "Thống sứ Bắc Kỳ"; Hán tự: 統使北圻) was established on 8 April 1886 as a successor to the Resident-General of Annam and Tonkin ("résident général de l'Annam et du Tonkin") when it was decided to have one French resident for the French protectorate of Tonkin and a separate one for Annam.
  • It formerly was the Residential palace of the Tonkin Governor ([...] , [...]), built between 1918 and 1919 to house the French Governor of Tonkin.
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