distributary definition

  • noun:
    • A branch of a river that moves away from the primary stream.
    • A branch of a river delta; a channel that directs a river's seas in to the sea, just like the Atchafalaya River of Mississippi.
    • In physical location, an outflowing part of a river, such occurs characteristically on a delta.
    • a branch of a river that flows from the primary flow and will not rejoin it
    • A branch of a river that moves from the primary flow.
    • A branch of a river delta; a channel that directs a river's seas into the sea, just like the Atchafalaya River of Mississippi.
    • In physical geography, an outflowing branch of a river, including does occur characteristically on a delta.
    • a branch of a river that flows away from the primary stream and will not rejoin it
    • A branch of a river that flows away from the primary flow.
    • A branch of a river delta; a channel that distributes a river's seas in to the sea, just like the Atchafalaya River of the Mississippi.
    • In physical geography, an outflowing part of a river, including does occur characteristically on a delta.
    • a branch of a river that moves out of the main flow and will not rejoin it
  • adjective:
    • maintaining distribute or be distributed; that distributes; distributive.
    • looking after distribute or be distributed; that distributes; distributive.
    • looking after circulate or perhaps distributed; that distributes; distributive.
  • others:
    • Distributing; distributive; created for circulation.
    • dispersing; distributive; created for circulation.
    • Distributing; distributive; designed for circulation.

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