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  1. a river in SW Argentina, in the Andes, flowing E to the Atlantic Ocean. 500 miles (805 km) long.
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Historical Examples

  • They are restricted to the river-oases of the Rio Negro and the Chubut.

    The Argentine Republic

    Pierre Denis

  • South of Chubut lies Port Desire, formed by the estuary of the river, or rather stream, of that name.

  • The Spaniards hailed from that place, and Sinclair, who had sold his Chubut ranch, had left his daughter with friends there.

  • The low summer temperature does not allow cereals to ripen south of the Chubut.

  • In the southern region there is no fruit grown, except on a few estates in the Rio Negro and in the valley of Chubut.