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  1. a river flowing from W Ohio through Indiana, along part of the boundary between Indiana and Illinois, into the Ohio River. 475 miles (765 km) long.
  2. a city in N Indiana.
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Examples from the Web for wabash

Historical Examples

  • The Wabash had a good passage out, without any unusual occurrence.

    Ned Myers

    James Fenimore Cooper

  • An interesting stream is the Wabash, from an historical point of view.

    Afloat on the Ohio

    Reuben Gold Thwaites

  • He purchased Wabash at 5, and this, under his management, rose to 80 preferred.

    Hidden Treasures

    Harry A. Lewis

  • It grows on the banks of the Wabash and ought to be named the Wabash.

  • You conclude to take your profit in Wabash Preferred on the rally.

British Dictionary definitions for wabash


  1. a river in the E central US, rising in W Ohio and flowing west and southwest to join the Ohio River in Indiana. Length: 764 km (475 miles)
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