Aare River

noun
a river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine
Syn: ↑Aare, ↑Aar
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms: ↑Switzerland, ↑Swiss Confederation, ↑Suisse, ↑Schweiz, ↑Svizzera

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  • Aare — noun a river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine • Syn: ↑Aar, ↑Aare River • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Switzerland, ↑Swiss Confederation, ↑Suisse, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Aare — [ä′rə] river in central and N Switzerland, flowing into the Rhine: c. 180 mi (290 km) * * * Aa·re (ärʹə) or Aar (är) A river of central and northern Switzerland rising in the Bernese Alps and flowing about 295 km (183 mi) to join the Rhine River… …   Universalium

  • Aare — [ä′rə] river in central and N Switzerland, flowing into the Rhine: c. 180 mi (290 km) …   English World dictionary

  • Aare — or Aar geographical name river 183 miles (294 kilometers) central & N Switzerland flowing E & NE into the Rhine …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Aare — Aar•e [[t]ˈɑr ə[/t]] also Aar [[t]ɑr[/t]] n. geg a river in central Switzerland, flowing N to the Rhine. 175 mi. (280 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Aare — /ˈarə/ (say ahruh) noun the longest river in Switzerland, rising in the Bernese Alps, flowing through Lake Thun, past Bern and joining the Rhine at Koblenz …   Australian English dictionary

  • Rhône River — River, Switzerland and France. A historic southern gateway, as well as the only major European river flowing directly to the Mediterranean Sea, the Rhône is 505 mi (813 km) long and navigable for about 300 mi (485 km). It is Alpine in character,… …   Universalium

  • Wangen an der Aare — Infobox Swiss town subject name = Wangen an der Aare municipality name = Wangen an der Aare municipality type = municipality imagepath coa = Wangen coat of arms.svg|pixel coa= languages = German canton = Berne iso code region = CH BE district =… …   Wikipedia

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