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Drainage Basin
The area of land drained by a river.
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Catchment Area
The area within the drainage basin.
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Watershed
The edge of the highland surrounding a drainage basin. It makes the boundary between two drainage basins
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Sourse
The beginning of the river
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Confluence
The point at which two rivers or streams join.
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Tributary
A strem or smaller river which joins a lager stream or river.
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Mouth
The point where the river comes to the end, usually when entering a sea.
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Card 2

Front

The area within the drainage basin.

Back

Catchment Area

Card 3

Front

The edge of the highland surrounding a drainage basin. It makes the boundary between two drainage basins

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

The beginning of the river

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

The point at which two rivers or streams join.

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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