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

  • A river, about 1,199 km (745 mi) long, of southern Brazil flowing west to the Paraná River at the Argentina-Paraguay-Brazil border. Just above the border it forms Iguazú Falls, consisting of a series of cataracts averaging 61 m (200 ft) high and separated by rocky crags and islands.


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