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Rio Negro

Line breaks: Rio Negro
Pronunciation: /ˌriːəʊ ˈneɪɡrəʊ
 
, ˈnɛɡ-/

Definition of Rio Negro in English:

A river of South America, which rises as the Guainia in eastern Colombia and flows for about 2,255 km (1,400 miles) through NW Brazil before joining the Amazon near Manaus.

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