Definitions for orinocoˌɔr əˈnoʊ koʊ, ˌoʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

O•ri•no•coˌɔr əˈnoʊ koʊ, ˌoʊr-(n.)

  1. a river in N South America, flowing N from the border of Brazil through Venezuela to the Atlantic. 1600 mi. (2575 km) long.

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Orinoco, Orinoco River(noun)

    a South American river 1,500 miles long; flows into the South Atlantic

Wiktionary

  1. Orinoco(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Orinoco river basin of Venezuela.

  2. Orinoco(ProperNoun)

    A South American river flowing 1600 miles (2410 km) from Brazil through Venezuela to the Atlantic Ocean.

  3. Orinoco(ProperNoun)

    The Orinoco river basin of Venezuela.

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  1. Orinoco

    The Orinoco is one of the longest rivers in South America at 2,140 km. Its drainage basin, sometimes called the Orinoquia, covers 880,000 square kilometres, with 76.3% of it in Venezuela and the remainder in Colombia. The Orinoco and its tributaries are the major transportation system for eastern and interior Venezuela and the llanos of Colombia.

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