Contributary

Contributary

Con*trib"u*ta*ry\, a. 1. Contributory. [R.]

2. Tributary; contributing. [R.]

It was situated on the Ganges, at the place where this river received a contributary stream. --D'Anville (Trans. ).
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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