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river in Alabama formed by the confluence of the Coosa and Tallapoosa Rivers near Montgomery; flows southwestward to become a tributary of the Mobile River Alabama , Alabama River
river in southeastern Siberia that flows northwest from Lake Baikal to become a tributary of the Yenisei River Angara , Angara River , Tunguska , Upper Tunguska
river in eastern Asia that arises in China and flows northeast along the border between China and Russia to become a tributary of the Amur River Argun , Argun River , Ergun He
river that rises in the Rocky Mountains in Colorado and flows southeast through Kansas and Oklahoma and through Arkansas to become a tributary of the Mississippi River Arkansas , Arkansas River
subordinate, tributary, or division branch
natural stream of water smaller than a river (and often a tributary of a river) brook , creek
river rising in northeastern New Mexico and flowing eastward across the Texas panhandle to become a tributary of the Arkansas River in Oklahoma Canadian , Canadian River
tributary of the Grand Canyon Cataract Canyon
river that rises in northeastern New Mexico and flows eastward into Oklahoma where it becomes a tributary of the Arkansas River Cimarron , Cimarron River
(Greek mythology) a river in Hades that was said to be a tributary of the Acheron Cocytus , River Cocytus
river that rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows westward through northern Tennessee to become a tributary of the Ohio River in southwestern Kentucky Cumberland , Cumberland River
Australian river; tributary of the Murray River Darling , Darling River
vein that is a tributary of the subclavian vein or external jugular vein and accompanies the descending scapular artery dorsal scapular vein , vena scapularis dorsalis
river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River Gila , Gila River
river that rises in western Wyoming and flows southward through Utah to become a tributary of the Colorado River Green , Green River
tributary of the facial vein that drains the lower lip inferior labial vein , vena labialis inferior
Asian river that rises in the Altai Mountains in northern China and flows generally northwest to become a tributary of the Ob River Irtish , Irtish River , Irtysh , Irtysh River
river in southeastern France; a tributary of the Rhone Isere , Isere River
tributary of the Ohio River in West Virginia Kanawha , Kanawha River
river in northeastern Kansas; flows eastward to become a tributary of the Missouri River Kansas , Kansas River , Kaw River
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