- a river flowing NW from S Peru to the Ucayali River. about 550 miles (885 km) long.
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Some, like the Apurimac and the Maraon, extend well into the interior of the Cordillera.The Andes of Southern Peru
In that volume is a marvelous picture of the Apurimac Valley.
They were sent back by one of the western routes across the Apurimac.
The Mapillo flows into the Apurimac near the mouth of the river Pampas.
We supposed from our maps that we were now looking down into the basin of the Apurimac.
- a river in S Peru, rising in the Andes and flowing northwest into the Urubamba River. Length: about 885 km (550 miles)
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