Meaning of “empty into sth” in the English Dictionary

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"empty into sth" in British English

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empty into sth

phrasal verb with empty uk /ˈemp.ti/ us /ˈemp.ti/ verb

If a river empties into a larger area of water, the water from it flows into that larger area:

The River Tees empties into the North Sea.

(Definition of “empty into sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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