Orinoco River

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Noun1.Orinoco River - a South American river 1,500 miles longOrinoco River - a South American river 1,500 miles long; flows into the South Atlantic
Colombia, Republic of Colombia - a republic in northwestern South America with a coastline on the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea; achieved independence from Spain in 1821 under the leadership of Simon Bolivar; Spanish is the official language
Republic of Venezuela, Venezuela - a republic in northern South America on the Caribbean; achieved independence from Spain in 1811; rich in oil
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From week 26 of 2017 through week 43 of 2018, a total of 7,524 suspected cases were reported, of which 6,252 have been confirmed (727 in 2017 and 5,525 in 2018); 75 deaths were attributed to measles, most of them in the Amazon and Orinoco River Delta regions of the country.
At the spot where the Orinoco River meets the Venezuelan border, we have retrofitted a boat to operate as a floating ambulance.
New records of Ephemeroptera from the Colombian Orinoco river basin of the Meta department
Pre-Columbian art has long been a subject of study by scientists and naturalists that travel along the Orinoco River, but it has also proven to be an interest of research among archeologists.
Pseudobunocephalus, a new genus of banjo catfish with the description of a new species from the Orinoco River system of Colombia and Venezuela (Siluriformes: Aspredinidae).
The butterfly peacock also gets over 10 pounds and the tucanare real, specific to the Orinoco river and tributaries, reaches over eight pounds.
S4a), and in some "lagoon-like" patches, showing persistent cloudiness between March and October, in the north-west, around the Orinoco River (Fig.
Damp weather is welcome in the 76,600 hectare, butterfly-shaped park, located in the Orinoco River basin and home to jaguars, spectacled bears and more than 200 bird species.
Located on the plains of the Orinoco River, La Macarena is known as a destination for viewing Rio Cano Cristales, the "River of Seven Colors," for its bright algae and vegetation.