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  1. a river in S Europe, flowing from NW Macedonia through N Greece into the Gulf of Salonika. 200 miles (322 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for vardar

Historical Examples

  • But the view across the Vardar Valley was some compensation.

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  • I have also suggested that they came to the south down the Vardar valley.

  • They reached the head of that valley, they crossed the watershed and the plain of Kossova, and descended the valley of the Vardar.

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  • Macedonia was a vital (also corrupt and lucrative) bloodline, connecting Greece to Serbia (through the Vardar river).

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  • He then sent his armies across the Vardar River and captured Monastir.

British Dictionary definitions for vardar


  1. a river in S Europe, rising in W Macedonia and flowing northeast, then south past Skopje into Greece, where it is called the Axios and enters the Aegean at Thessaloníki. Length: about 320 km (200 miles)
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