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right bank 1

Syllabification: right bank

noun

The bank of a river, on the right as one faces downstream.
Example sentences
  • To get to Pukerangiora, take the Waitara Road that follows the right bank of the Waitara River, heading east from the coast.
  • The right bank of the river was only thinly settled, the left bank scarcely at all.
  • Beyond the right bank of the river was a headland above which the golden glow of the rising sun was just visible through a crack in the clouds.

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Right Bank 2 Syllabification: Right Bank
A district in the city of Paris, located on the right bank of the Seine River, north of the river. The area contains the Champs-Élysées and the Louvre.

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