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  1. a river flowing W from SW New Mexico across S Arizona to the Colorado River. 630 miles (1,015 km) long.

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Example Sentences

How many residents of Gila and Craven counties share such sentiments is still unknown, said officials there.

Born in 1829 near the Gila River in what is now Arizona, the legendary Indian warrior Geronimo was a Chiracahua Apache.

Gila Bend had exasperated him because it was not the town it called itself, but a huddle of adobe huts.

Mosquitoes last night was worse than the heat and that was worse than Gila Bend's great white way.

Wherefore they waited in Gila Bend for three days, to strengthen the weakened animals with rest and good hay and grain.

They were soon ready for their long ride, when they struck a leisurely pace and all went well until they reached the Gila.

I am of the opinion his death was in part caused by the effects of the poison of the Gila Monster.





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