[ kaw-vuh-ree, kah- ]
/ ˈkɔ və ri, ˈkɑ- /
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a river in S India, flowing SE from the Western Ghats in Karnatka state through Tamil Nadu state to the Bay of Bengal: sacred to the Hindus. 475 miles (765 km) long.
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Also Cau·ver·y [kaw-vuh-ree] /ˈkɔ və ri/ .
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How to use Kaveri in a sentence
Immersed one day in samadhi on the bank of the Kaveri River, Sadasiva was seen to be carried away by a sudden flood.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
One should next proceed to the river Kaveri, frequented by Apsaras.Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 1|Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa
British Dictionary definitions for Kaveri
/ (ˈkɔːvərɪ) /
a variant spelling of Cauvery
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