The Nuttall Encyclopedia
n inlet of the Pacific, on the NE. coast of China, bounded on the E. by the Corea, including in the NW. the Gulf of Pechili, some 600 m. long, and its average breadth 300 m.; is very shallow, and gradually silting up owing to the quantity of alluvium brought down by the rivers which fall into it.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Yellow Sea'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/y/yellow-sea.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.