[ drah-vuh ]
/ ˈdrɑ və /
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a river in S central Europe, flowing E and SE from the Alps in S Austria, through NE Slovenia, along a part of the border between Hungary and Croatia into the Danube in Croatia. 450 miles (725 km) long.
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German Drau [drou]. /draʊ/.
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In the second picture were the Rivers Drava and Sava naked, with their vases.Lives of the most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects|Giorgio Vasari
British Dictionary definitions for Drava
/ (ˈdrɑːvə) /
a river in S central Europe, rising in N Italy and flowing east through Austria, then southeast along the southern Hungarian border to join the River Danube. Length: 725 km (450 miles)German name: Drau (drau)
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