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Orinoco

Line breaks: Ori|noco
Pronunciation: /ˌɒrɪˈnəʊkəʊ
 
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Definition of Orinoco in English:

A river in northern South America, which rises in SE Venezuela and flows 2,060 km (1,280 miles), entering the Atlantic Ocean through a vast delta. For part of its length it forms the border between Colombia and Venezuela.

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