- a river flowing S through W Maine to the Atlantic. 164 miles (264 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for kennebec
Last fall you frightened us from our corn-fields on the Kennebec.King Philip
John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
On their way to Quebec, they had to sail up the Kennebec in a steamboat.Forests of Maine
Jacob S. Abbott
The ship-carpenter of the Kennebec laid the axe to the root of the tree.Salem Witchcraft and Cotton Mather
Charles W. Upham
The Itasca, Winona, and Kennebec were disabled and obliged to fall back.
There is also a beautiful view from the mansion adown the Kennebec.