from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A river of northwest Ontario, Canada, flowing about 676 km (420 mi) northeast to Hudson Bay.
- A river of southwest Great Britain rising in central Wales and flowing about 338 km (210 mi) in a curve through western England. It empties into Bristol Channel through a long estuary.
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- n. a river in Ontario that flows northeast into Hudson Bay
- n. a river in England and Wales flowing into the Bristol Channel; the longest river in Great Britain
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At dawn the next day the wagon crossed the Severn River on the drawbridge and entered the town of Gloucester through its west gate.