Parana River

noun
a South American river; tributary of Rio de la Plata
Syn: ↑Parana
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms:
Part Meronyms: ↑Sete Quedas, ↑Guaira, ↑Guaira Falls, ↑Urubupunga, ↑Urubupunga Falls

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  • Paraná River — River, South America. It is the continent s second longest river (after the Amazon River) and rises on the plateau of southeast central Brazil. It flows generally south 3,032 mi (4,880 km) to join the Uruguay River and form the Río de la Plata… …   Universalium

  • Paraná River — This article is about the second longest river in South America: For the shorter river in Goiás, central Brazil, see Paranã River The Paraná River ( Río Paraná in Spanish, Rio Paraná in Portuguese) is a river in south central South America,… …   Wikipedia

  • Paranã River — This article refers to the river in Goiás, central Brazil: for the longer river of southern Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay, see Paraná River. The difference between the two is in the accent on the final syllable. The Paranã River is located in… …   Wikipedia

  • PARANÁ RIVER —    a great river of South America, formed by the confluence of the Rio Grande and the Paranahyba, in SE. Brazil, flows SW. through Brazil and round the SE. border of Paraguay, then receiving the Paraguay River, turns S. through the Argentine,… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Parana River stingray — Taxobox name = Parana River stingray status = DD | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Chondrichthyes ordo = Rajiformes familia = Potamotrygonidae genus = Potamotrygon species = P. schuemacheri binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • Do Peixe River (Paraná River) — Origin São Paulo state Basin countries Brazil The Do Peixe River (Paraná River) is a river of São Paulo state in southeastern Brazil. See also List of rivers of São Paulo References …   Wikipedia

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

  • Paraná, Entre Ríos — Paraná is the capital city of the Argentine province of Entre Ríos, located on the eastern shore of the Paraná River, opposite the city of Santa Fe, capital of the neighbouring Santa Fe Province. The city has a population of 237,968 (census… …   Wikipedia

  • Paraná — may refer to*Paraná (state) in Brazil *Paraná River in Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina *Paranã River in Brazil *Paraná, Buenos Aires, a settlement in Escobar Partido, province of Buenos Aires, Argentina *Paraná Department, province of Entre Ríos …   Wikipedia

  • Paraná — [pä΄rä nä′] 1. state of S Brazil: 77,108 sq mi (199,709 sq km): pop. 8,449,000; cap. Curitiba 2. river port in NE Argentina, on the Paraná River: pop. 277,000 3. river in S South America, flowing from S Brazil along the SE boundary of Paraguay,… …   English World dictionary

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