from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A river, about 483 km (300 mi) long, of central and northwest Germany, flowing generally northward to the North Sea through a long estuary.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A river in NW Germany, flowing N from S Lower Saxony into the North Sea.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a river in northwestern Germany that flows northward to the North Sea near Bremerhaven


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