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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The source of a river.

Usage examples (37)
  • The headwaters of the Nile
  • Needless to say he spent a lot of time bent double under the foliage dapping in headwaters 4 feet wide.
  • Like Colorado, Wyoming is a "headwaters" state - the source of many of the West's great rivers.
  • Two days after, they reached the headwaters of the Pecos. for more
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