Cumberland River

Cumberland River
noun
a river that rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows westward through northern Tennessee to become a tributary of the Ohio River in southwestern Kentucky
Syn: ↑Cumberland
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms: ↑Kentucky, ↑Bluegrass State, ↑KY, ↑Tennessee, ↑Volunteer State, ↑TN

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  • Cumberland River — River, Kentucky and Tennessee, U.S. It rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows west, looping through northern Tennessee before returning north to join the Ohio River after a course of 687 mi (1,106 km). It drops 92 ft (28 m) at Cumberland (or… …   Universalium

  • Cumberland River — river, Kentucky and Tennessee; flows to Ohio River …   Webster's Gazetteer

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