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riverbed Line breaks: river|bed
Pronunciation: /ˈrɪvəbɛd/

Definition of riverbed in English:


The bed or channel in which a river flows.
Example sentences
  • Whether it is a streak of water flowing down a dry riverbed or a cast shadow disrupting the almost monochrome field is unclear.
  • Also, as more water flows, parts of the riverbed break away.
  • Once a year, like clockwork, the Old Delhi dam is opened, flooding the dry riverbeds.
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