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Río Grande

[ree-oh grahn-dey, -dee; Spanish ree-aw grahn-de] /ˈri oʊ ˈgrɑn deɪ, -di; Spanish ˈri ɔ ˈgrɑn dɛ/
noun
1.
a city in NE Puerto Rico.
2.
a river in central Nicaragua, flowing NE to the Caribbean Sea. About 200 miles (320 km) long.
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British Dictionary definitions for Río Grande

Rio Grande

noun
1.
(ˈriːəʊ ˈɡrænd; ˈɡrændɪ). a river in North America, rising in SW Colorado and flowing southeast to the Gulf of Mexico, forming the border between the US and Mexico. Length: about 3030 km (1885 miles) Mexican name Río Bravo
2.
(Portuguese) (ˈriu ˈɡrəndi). a port in SE Brazil, in SE Rio Grande do Sul state: serves as the port for Porto Alegre. Pop: 188 000 (2005 est)
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Río Grande in Culture
Rio Grande [(ree-oh grand, gran-dee)]

River running east from Colorado to the Gulf of Mexico, dividing the United States from Mexico.

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