Araguaia River

noun
a river in central Brazil that flows generally northward (with many falls) to join the Tocantins River
Syn: ↑Araguaia, ↑Araguaya, ↑Araguaya River
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms: ↑Brazil, ↑Federative Republic of Brazil, ↑Brasil

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  • Araguaia River — River, central Brazil. Rising in the Brazilian highlands, it flows north some 1,600 mi (2,600 km) to join the Tocantins River at São João do Araguaia. In midcourse it divides into channels on either side of Bananal Island, which is about 200 mi… …   Universalium

  • Araguaia River — Geobox River name = Araguaia River native name = Rio Araguaia other name = image size = 200 image caption = A tree in the Araguaia National Park in flood season country = Brazil state = Goiás state1 = Mato Grosso state2 = Tocantins state3 = Pará… …   Wikipedia

  • Claro River (Araguaia River) — Origin Goiás state Basin countries Brazil The Claro River (Araguaia River) is a river of Goiás state in central Brazil. See also List of rivers of Goiás References …   Wikipedia

  • River Tyrannulet — Taxobox name = River Tyrannulet status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Tyrannidae genus = Serpophaga species = S. hypoleuca binomial = Serpophaga hypoleuca binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Araguaia — noun a river in central Brazil that flows generally northward (with many falls) to join the Tocantins River • Syn: ↑Araguaia River, ↑Araguaya, ↑Araguaya River • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Brazil, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • river — river1 riverless, adj. riverlike, adj. /riv euhr/, n. 1. a natural stream of water of fairly large size flowing in a definite course or channel or series of diverging and converging channels. 2. a similar stream of something other than water: a… …   Universalium

  • Araguaía — Araguaia [ä΄rə gwä′yə] river in central Brazil, flowing north into the Tocantins: c. 1,300 mi (2,092 km) * * * A·ra·guaí·a or A·ra·gua·ya (är ə gwīʹə) A river rising in central Brazil and flowing about 2,092 km (1,300 mi) generally northward to… …   Universalium

  • Araguaia — [ä΄rə gwä′yə] river in central Brazil, flowing north into the Tocantins: c. 1,300 mi (2,092 km) …   English World dictionary

  • Araguaia — /arəˈgwajə/ (say ahruh gwahyuh) noun a river in central Brazil, flowing north to the river Tocantins. About 1600 km …   Australian English dictionary

  • Araguaia — or Araguaya geographical name river about 1365 miles (2195 kilometers), central Brazil flowing N into the Tocantins …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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