[mur-chuh-suh n]


an intermittent river in W Australia, flowing SW to the Indian Ocean. 440 miles (708 km) long. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Most mornings, Richardson put in a call to Sam Rayburn before driving Murchison to the track.

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Sir Roderick Impey. 1792–1871, Scottish geologist: played a major role in establishing parts of the geological time scale, esp the Silurian, Permian, and Devonian periods
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