riverbed

[ riv-er-bed ]
/ ˈrɪv ərˌbɛd /
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noun

the channel in which a river flows or formerly flowed.

Nearby words

  1. rivera, fructuoso,
  2. rivera, josé eustasio,
  3. rivera, primo de,
  4. riverbank,
  5. riverbank grape,
  6. riverboat,
  7. riverdale,
  8. riverfront,
  9. riverhead,
  10. riverine

Origin of riverbed

First recorded in 1825–35; river1 + bed

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