Definition of Purus River in English:

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Purus River

Pronunciation: /pəˌro͞os ˈrivər/

Entry from US English dictionary

A river that flows northeast for 2,100 miles (3,400 km) from the Andes Mountains in eastern Peru into northwestern Brazil, where it joins the Amazon River.

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Syllabification: Pu·rus Riv·er

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