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n. - A line following the lowest points of a valley; The middle of the chief navigable channel of a waterway that forms the boundary line between states.

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  • For those of you who don't know, a thalweg is the last remnants of water where a fish can survive when the water has receded.
  • Apparently, the border was agreed as being the 'thalweg' middle of the deep water channel to you & me at Algiers in 1975 but once you are out of the mouth of the...
  • Davidson also taught the group a few new definitions, "thalweg" being the favorite.
  • The main collector drains should be located along the thalweg. for more
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