Crocodile River

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Crocodile River

1. (Placename) a river in N South Africa, rising north of Johannesburg and flowing north-westerly into the Marico River on the Botswanan border; a tributary of the Limpopo
2. (Placename) a river that rises in NE South Africa, in the Kruger National Park, and flows south-easterly into Mozambique


(lɪmˈpoʊ poʊ)

a river in S Africa, flowing from the N Republic of South Africa, through S Mozambique into the Indian Ocean. 1000 mi. (1600 km) long. Also called Crocodile River.
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Noun1.Crocodile River - an African riverCrocodile River - an African river; flows into the Indian Ocean
Mocambique, Mozambique, Republic of Mozambique - a republic on the southeastern coast of Africa on the Mozambique Channel; became independent from Portugal in 1975
Republic of South Africa, South Africa - a republic at the southernmost part of Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1910; first European settlers were Dutch (known as Boers)
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He said there was a need for people in the Sefhare/Ramokgonami constituency to have access to the Limpopo River and develop horticulture fields.
The initial targeted deltas are in the Tana River in Kenya, the Rufiji River in Tanzania, the Limpopo River in Mozambique, and the Betsiboke River in Madagascar.
The deteriorating economic and political situation in Zimbabwe will also force people to cross Limpopo River known for its ferocious crocodiles into South Africa and the world will see the same heart-breaking pictures of migrants' dead bodies.
This study was grounded on the participants' stories and narratives about their experiences moving from Zimbabwe into SA, the challenges they faced and how they have navigated their stay across the south of the Limpopo River. The opportunities and prospects that the migrants encountered are also explored in depth in terms of interpreting the different types of Zimbabwean migrants in the Limpopo Province of SA.
According to the newspaper, Zyl's tracks were spotted leading down to the Limpopo River and his backpack was found nearby.
As Cheeseburn owner Joanna Riddell remarks: "It's not often you hear hippos and hyena from the Limpopo river in Northumberland."
During 2008-2013, a total of 68 satellite or global positioning system radio collars were deployed on African buffalo captured in southern Gonarezhou NP; in northern Kruger NP, south of the Limpopo River; and in Zimbabwe, north of Limpopo River (on Sengwe communal land).
I knew I would have the opportunity to hunt a bushbuck on the Limpopo River in a completely free-ranging experience.
I am reading a headline: "15 Zimbabweans drown in Limpopo River".
My recent visit to Nottingham Estates close to the Limpopo river in southern Zimbabwe (see page 26) suddenly became such a place.
Botswana--and on the Limpopo River, where big game was plentiful.
For more call 09050 700 438 Cancer June 21 - July 22 WITHOUT waterskiing down the left bank of the Limpopo river you surely can't satisfy your need for adventure?