Ouachita


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Ouachita

(ˈwɒʃɪˌtɔː) or

Washita

n
(Placename) a river in the S central US, rising in the Ouachita Mountains and flowing east, south, and southeast into the Red River in E Louisiana. Length: 974 km (605 miles)

Ouach•i•ta

or Wash•i•ta

(ˈwɒʃ ɪˌtɔ, ˈwɔ ʃɪ-)

n.
a river flowing SE from Arkansas to the Red River in Louisiana. 605 mi. (975 km) long.
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Noun1.Ouachita - a river that rises in western Arkansas and flows southeast into eastern Louisiana to become a tributary of the Red RiverOuachita - a river that rises in western Arkansas and flows southeast into eastern Louisiana to become a tributary of the Red River
Arkansas, Land of Opportunity, AR - a state in south central United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Louisiana, Pelican State, LA - a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
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