purús river

Purús

[Spanish poo-roos; Portuguese poo-roos]
noun
a river in NW central South America, flowing NE from E Peru through W Brazil to the Amazon. 2000 miles (3200 km) long.
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Purús (Spanish puˈrus, Portuguese puˈruʃ)
 
n
a river in NW central South America, rising in SE Peru and flowing northeast to the Amazon. Length: about 3200 km (2000 miles)

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