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Cauvery

Syllabification: Cau·ver·y
Pronunciation: /ˈkôvərē
 
/
(also Kaveri /ˈkôvərē, ˈkä-/)

Definition of Cauvery in English:

A river in southern India that rises in northern Kerala and flows east for 475 miles (765 km) to the Bay of Bengal, south of Pondicherry. It is held sacred by Hindus.

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