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Rio Grande

Pronunciation: /ˌriːəʊ ˈɡrand/
Pronunciation: /ˈɡrandi/
A river of North America which rises in the Rocky Mountains of SW Colorado and flows 3,030 km (1,880 miles) generally south-eastwards to the Gulf of Mexico, forming the US-Mexico frontier from El Paso to the sea.

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