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(Placename) a river in the E central US, rising in the Appalachian Mountains of West Virginia: flows northeast, then generally southeast to Chesapeake Bay. Length (from the confluence of headstreams): 462 km (287 miles)
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a river flowing SE from the Allegheny Mountains in West Virginia, along the boundary between Maryland and Virginia to Chesapeake Bay. 287 mi. (460 km) long.
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|Noun||1.||Potomac - a river in the east central United States; rises in West Virginia in the Appalachian Mountains and flows eastward, forming the boundary between Maryland and Virginia, to the Chesapeake Bay|
Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Virginia - a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
|2.||Potomac - term sometimes used to refer to Washington, D.C.|
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