Dan River

[ dahn-riv-er, dan ]

  1. a river in S Virginia and N North Carolina, flowing S and E to the Roanoke River. 180 miles (290 km) long.

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How to use Dan River in a sentence

  • Then, in February 2014, a pipe ruptured at a Duke Energy coal-fired plant, flooding North Carolina’s Dan River with 39,000 tons of ash.

    The Coal Plant Next Door | by Max Blau for Georgia Health News | March 22, 2021 | ProPublica