Encyclopedia > Distributary

  Article Content

Distributary

A distributary is a river that branches off from a major river before it reaches the sea, particularly in a delta.

The opposite of a distributary is a tributary



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Autocracy

... - Wikipedia <<Up     Contents Autocracy Autocracy is a form of government which resides in the absolute power of a single individual. ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 24.9 ms