[ Portuguese doh-roo ]
/ Portuguese ˈdoʊ rʊ /


a river in SW Europe, flowing W from N Spain through N Portugal to the Atlantic. About 475 miles (765 km) long.
Spanish Duero.

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/ (ˈdʊərəʊ, Portuguese ˈdoru) /


a river in SW Europe, rising in N central Spain and flowing west to NE Portugal, then south as part of the border between the two countries and finally west to the Atlantic. Length: 895 km (556 miles)Spanish name: Duero
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