Apure

Apure

[ah-poo-re]
noun
a river flowing E from W Venezuela to the Orinoco. About 500 miles (805 km) long.
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Apure (Spanish aˈpure)
 
n
a river in W Venezuela, rising in the Andes and flowing east to the Orinoco. Length: about 676 km (420 miles)

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apure

estado (state) in the Llanos (plains) of southwestern Venezuela. It is bounded on the north by Tachira, Barinas, and Guarico states and the Apure River, on the east by Bolivar state and the Orinoco River, and on the south and west by Colombia.

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