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  1. a river flowing S through NE Mississippi and SW Alabama to the Mobile River. 525 miles (845 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for tombigbee

Historical Examples of tombigbee

  • This river, on its junction with the Tombigbee, forms the Mobile.

    The Indian in his Wigwam

    Henry R. Schoolcraft

  • I have repeatedly noticed this in the Tombigbee swamps in the State of Alabama.

  • All of these had been built at Mobile, Selma, and in the Tombigbee.

  • The history of the vineyards on the Tombigbee, as he tells it, is but a record of misfortune.

  • The history of these French settlers on the Tombigbee is a most pathetic one.