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A river, about 1,490 km (925 mi) long, of southeast Australia flowing northwest then southwest to the Murrumbidgee River.
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(Placename) a river in SE Australia, rising in central New South Wales and flowing northwest then southwest to the Murrumbidgee River. Length: about 1450 km (900 miles)
[named after Lachlan Macquarie, governor of New South Wales (1809–21)]
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