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(ˈkuːtəniː; ˈkuːtneɪ) or


(Placename) a river in W North America, rising in SE British Columbia and flowing south into NW Montana, then north into Idaho before re-entering British Columbia, broadening into Kootenay Lake, then flowing to the Columbia River. Length: 655 km (407 miles)
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n., pl. -nays (esp. collectively) -nay for 1.
1. Also, Koo′te•nai`. a river flowing from SW Canada through NW Montana and N Idaho, swinging back into Canada to the Columbia River. 400 mi. (645 km) long.
2. Edo Kutenai.
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