Definition of Sacramento river

1. Noun. A river in northern California rising near Mount Shasta and flowing south to the San Francisco Bay.

Group relationships: Ca, Calif., California, Golden State
Generic synonyms: River



Definition of Sacramento river

1. Noun. A river in northern California. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sacramento River

Saccharum bengalense
Saccharum munja
Saccharum officinarum
Sacco
Sacher torte
Sachs' bacillus
Sachs-Georgi test
Sachs disease
Sachsen
Saci
Sacksian
Sacramentarian
Sacramentarians
Sacramento
Sacramento Mountains
Sacramento River
Sacramento sturgeon
Sacred College
Sacred Trinity
Sacred War
Sadat
Saddam
Saddam's Martyrs
Saddam Hussein
Saddam bin Hussein at-Takriti
Saddamist
Saddamists
Saddar
Saddlebred
Saddlebreds

Literary usage of Sacramento river

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1. Index of Economic Material in Documents of the States of the United States by Adelaide Rosalia Hasse (1908)
"Foliation of Rivers; see Water Supply sacramento river See aleo above, general group. 1849-1894. Graphic plates showing mo. rod record of the Sacramento at ..."

2. Bulletin by United States Weather Bureau (1895)
"As the great watershed of the upper Sacramento pours its drainage into the sacramento river, the water spreads over the low tule lands by way of the ..."

3. Sunset by Southern Pacific Company, Southern Pacific Company. Passenger Dept (1910)
"The western boundary of the county for its entire length, over fifty miles, is the sacramento river, the great navigable waterway of the state. ..."

4. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1890)
"Among other things the court found that from 1853 to 1858, and both prior and subsequent thereto, the waters of the sacramento river divided into two ..."

5. The Encyclopædia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"The Feather, emptying into the sacramento river about 20 m. N. of the city of Sacramento, is the most important tributary of the sacramento river. ..."

6. The Political Code of the State of California by California, Creed Haymond (1872)
"... the mouth of the sacramento river, at the head of Suisun Bay, forming southwest corner; thence up the sacramento river to the mouth of Merritt's Slough; ..."

7. Biennial Report by South Dakota, California State Board of Horticulture, State Athletic Commission (1892)
"Stony Creek is the last stream that enters the sacramento river from the west. There are several other streams almost as large that head in the Coast Range, ..."

8. The Political Code of the State of California by California, Creed Haymond, John Chilton Burch (1872)
"... the mouth of the sacramento river, at the head of Suisun Bay, forming southwest corner; thence up the sacramento river to the mouth of Merritt,s Slough; ..."

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