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Drin

[dreen]
noun
  1. a river in S Europe, flowing generally NW from SW Macedonia through N Albania into the Adriatic. 180 miles (290 km) long.
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Historical Examples of drin

  • Telephones and roads will be built and eventually the railway along the Drin.

    The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 2

    Henry Baerlein

  • The Austrians, meantime, crossed the Drin and came east from Bosnia.

  • The Drin River is the largest and most constant stream (see table 2).

  • In the north, from the Drin River to the vicinity of Elbasan, it constitutes an area about twenty miles wide.

  • Only the Drin and Buene rivers might be considered navigable to any degree and even then only for small ships and short distances.


British Dictionary definitions for drin

Drin

noun
  1. a river in S Europe, rising in SW Macedonia and flowing north and west, through Albania, into the Adriatic Sea. Length: about 270 km (170 miles)
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