rio de la plata river

Plata

[plah-tah]
noun
[ree-aw the lah] an estuary on the SE coast of South America between Argentina and Uruguay, formed by the Uruguay and Paraná rivers, about 185 miles (290 km) long.
Also, La Plata.
Also called Plata River;, British, River Plate.
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Plata (Spanish ˈplata)
 
n
Río de la Plata Also known as: La Plata, English name: River Plate an estuary on the SE coast of South America, between Argentina and Uruguay, formed by the Uruguay and Paraná Rivers. Length: 275 km (171 miles). Width: (at its mouth) 225 km (140 miles)

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