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tributary

noun [C] uk   /ˈtrɪb.jʊ.tər.i/  us   /-ter.i/
a river or stream that flows into a larger river or a lake: the Indre, a lesser tributary of the Loire
Translations of “tributary”
in Vietnamese sông nhánh…
in Spanish afluente, (adjetivo) tributario…
in Thai แม่น้ำสายย่อย…
in Malaysian cawang…
in French affluent, tributaire…
in German der Nebenfluß, Neben-……
in Chinese (Traditional) (河流或湖泊的)支流…
in Indonesian anak sungai…
in Russian приток…
in Turkish ırmak/dere kolu/ayağı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (河流或湖泊的)支流…
in Polish dopływ…
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