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Santee

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noun
  1. a city in SW California.
  2. a river flowing SE from central South Carolina to the Atlantic. 143 miles (230 km) long.
  3. a branch of the Dakota Indians, comprising the Mdewakanton, Sisseton, Wahpekute, and Wahpeton.
  4. the dialect of Dakota spoken by the Santee peoples.
Also called Dakota (for defs 3, 4).
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Santee

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  1. a river in SE central South Carolina, formed by the union of the Congaree and Wateree Rivers: flows southeast to the Atlantic; part of the Santee-Wateree-Catawba River System an inland waterway 866 km (538 miles) long. Length: 230 km (143 miles)
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