Definition of Riverbeds

1. Noun. (plural of riverbed) ¹



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Definition of Riverbeds

1. riverbed [n] - See also: riverbed

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Riverbeds

river lampreys
river limpet
river otter
river pear
river prawn
river rat
river rats
river red gum
river shad
river turtle
riverain
riverains
riverbank
riverbanks
riverbed
riverbeds (current term)
riverboat
riverboat queen
riverboat queens
riverboatman
riverboatmen
riverboats
rivered
riveret
riverets
riverfront
riverfronts
rivergoing
riverhead
riverheads

Literary usage of Riverbeds

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1. New Zealand Driving Holidays: 29 New Zealand Holiday Itineraries and Touring by Donna Blaber (2005)
"Deep gorges whiz by. with glimpses of clear mountain water rushing through wide shingle riverbeds beiow. Dark-green broom forms a rich backdrop to shaggy ..."

2. Permafrost: Second International Conference, July 13-28, 1973 : USSR by Frederick J. Sanger, Peter J. Hyde (1978)
"... under riverbeds or lakes. However, the alluvial deposits of lowland rivers are appreciably less water-bearing, and the quality of the water included in ..."

3. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"Best times are March and April, end of the rainy season, when animals, including large raptor flocks, are concentrated along riverbeds. ..."

4. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by Sir William Wilson Hunter (1886)
"Changes of riverbeds. Deserted river- capitals. The bore new course, ... Many decayed or ruined cities attest the alterations in riverbeds within historic ..."

5. Jobless, Moneyless, & Free: Prospects for a New Social Order / Y Walter Prytulak by Prytulak, Walter (1980)
"In this imagery, riverbeds become the prototype for the circulation of money. ... riverbeds have to be widened and dredged to permit the fast flow of money ..."

6. Cry of the Phoenix by Gyeorgos Ceres Hatonn (1995)
"The discovery of the buried stream channels, riverbeds with broad flood plains, etc., was a surprise to the scientists as the area is today one of the most ..."

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