[ kawr-uhn-tahyn, kohr- ]
/ ˈkɔr ənˌtaɪn, ˈkoʊr- /
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a river in N South America, flowing N along the Guyana-Suriname border to the Atlantic Ocean. About 450 miles (725 km) long.
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British Dictionary definitions for Courantyne
/ (ˈkɜːrənˌtaɪn) /
a river in N South America, rising in S Guyana and flowing north to the Atlantic, forming the boundary between Guyana and Surinam. Length: 765 km (475 miles)Dutch name: Corantijn
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