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continental divide

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

  • n. An extensive stretch of high ground from each side of which the river systems of a continent flow in opposite directions.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A line of elevated terrain that divides a watershed or a continent, so that water flowing on either side eventually travel to separate bodies of water.

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