[oo-roo-vahm-bah; English oo r-uh-bahm-buh]
- a river rising in SE Peru, flowing NW through the Andes Mountains to central Peru to meet the Apurímac River and form the Ucayali River. 450 miles (725 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for urubamba
Here are concentrated the worst rapids of the lower Urubamba.
One of them I met at a rubber station on the lower Urubamba River.
The Urubamba between Torontoy and Colpani is the finest illustration.
The Urubamba River is known by various names to the people who live on its banks.
Urubamba is “flat-land-where-there-are-grubs-or-caterpillars.”