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A river rising in the Andes of southwest Colombia and flowing about 1,610 km (1,000 mi) generally northward to the Caribbean Sea near Barranquilla.
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Magdalena(ˌmæɡdəˈleɪnə; -ˈliː-; Spanish maɣðaˈlena)
(Placename) a river in SW Colombia, rising on the E slopes of the Andes and flowing north to the Caribbean near Barranquilla. Length: 1540 km (956 miles)
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Mag•da•le•na(ˌmæg dəˈleɪ nə, -ˈli-)
a river in SW Colombia, flowing N to the Caribbean. 1060 mi. (1705 km) long.
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|Noun||1.||Magdalena - a river that rises in the Andes mountains in southwestern Colombia and flows generally northward to empty into the Caribbean Sea at Barranquilla|
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