Susquehanna

[ suhs-kwuh-han-uh ]
/ ˌsʌs kwəˈhæn ə /

noun

a river flowing S from central New York through E Pennsylvania and NE Maryland into Chesapeake Bay. 444 miles (715 km) long.

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Susquehanna
/ (ˌsʌskwɪˈhænə) /

noun

a river in the eastern US, rising in Otsego Lake and flowing generally south to Chesapeake Bay at Havre de Grace: the longest river in the eastern US. Length: 714 km (444 miles)
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