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  • n. Alternative form of riverbed.

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Examples

  • Then Abd al-Samad threw perfumes on the chafing dish, and addressed himself to reciting conjurations for a time when, behold, the water disappeared and uncovered the river bed and discovered the door of the treasure, whereupon Judar went down to the door and knocked.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Stake along with her father when he pulled eight millions from that sunken, man-resurrected, river bed in Amador

    CHAPTER VI

  • It swept out part of the log dam and tore from the river bed the huge spruce piles that held the booms, as though they were inconsequential toothpicks.

    Janey Canuck in the West

  • Others haunted the river bed in search of shell-fish.

    This Country of Ours: The Story of the United States

  • Green gales of them wheeled and dived along the river bed and disappeared into the foliage, chirruping excitedly.

    Wildwood

  • The Germans had cleared the whole of the Tsaritsa river bed and established their guns a few yards from the central landing stage.

    Barbarossa

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