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river

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈrɪvər/
A1 a long, natural area of water that flows across the land and into a sea, lake, or another river: the River Thames Two major rivers flow through the town.Watercourses and waterfalls
Translations of “river”
in Arabic نَهْر…
in Korean 강…
in Malaysian sungai…
in French (de) rivière, fleuve, (adj.) fluvial…
in Turkish nehir, ırmak…
in Italian fiume…
in Chinese (Traditional) 河, 江, 川…
in Russian река…
in Polish rzeka…
in Vietnamese dòng sông…
in Spanish río…
in Portuguese rio…
in Thai แม่น้ำ…
in German der Fluß, Fluß-……
in Catalan riu…
in Japanese 川, 河川…
in Indonesian sungai…
in Chinese (Simplified) 河, 江, 川…
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