- The water where a river rises; a source. Frequently used in the plural.
- the foundation (in addition to preliminary component) of a stream
- the foundation and upper section of a stream; -- popular in plural.
- one of several top tributaries of a river: typically in the plural. Additionally used adjectively.
- the origin of a river
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