things to do with rivers

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the area of land drained by a river
drainage basin
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the edge of highland surrounding a drainage basin, it marks the boundary between 2 drainage basin
watershed
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a stream or small river which joins a large stream or river
tributary
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when 2 rivers or streams join
confluence
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when the river ends, usually entering the sea
mouth
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Card 2

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the edge of highland surrounding a drainage basin, it marks the boundary between 2 drainage basin

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watershed

Card 3

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a stream or small river which joins a large stream or river

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Card 4

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when 2 rivers or streams join

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Card 5

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when the river ends, usually entering the sea

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