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  1. a river in SW Washington state, flowing W and S to the Columbia River. 130 miles (209 km) long.
  2. a county in SW Washington. 1166 sq. mi. (3021 sq. km).
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Historical Examples

  • We soon arrived at the Cowlitz landing, the end of the canoe journey.

    Ox-Team Days on the Oregon Trail

    Ezra Meeker

  • We lost sight of the Cowlitz just as the sun sunk in the western wave.

    Mark Seaworth

    William H.G. Kingston

  • On the southeastern slope, just south of the lower part of Cowlitz Glacier.

  • On the southeastern slope of the mountain, in the lower part of Cowlitz Park.

  • Next he visited Cowlitz Prairie, where there were four families.