The river basin of the Zambesi has many features of interest.
Here we see an intelligible relation between the character of the river basin and the amount of denudation.
A river basin is a good functional unit of topography, admirably suited for study and for certain types of resource planning.
river basin problems and proposed reservoir projects for a state plan of water resources development: Div.
The only river basin of any importance is that of the Vilaine, which flows through Rennes.
Thus these fishes readily pass from one river basin to another.
At the northern end of this river basin towers the superb mountain known as Mount Ararat.
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The land area that is drained by a river and its tributaries. The Mississippi River basin, for example, is a vast area that covers much of the central United States from the central ranges of the Appalachian Mountains in the east to the eastern ranges of the Rocky Mountains in the west, funneling toward its delta in southern Louisiana and emptying into the Gulf of Mexico.