Severn

[ sev-ern ]
/ ˈsɛv ərn /

noun

a river in Great Britain, flowing from central Wales through W England into the Bristol Channel. 210 miles (338 km) long.
a city in central Maryland.

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Severn
/ (ˈsɛvən) /

noun

a river in E Wales and W England, rising in Powys and flowing northeast and east into England, then south to the Bristol Channel. Length: about 354 km (220 miles)
a river in SE central Canada, in Ontario, flowing northeast to Hudson Bay. Length: about 676 km (420 miles)
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