Purus River

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Related to Purus River: Amazon River, Tocantins River, Tapajos River
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Noun1.Purus River - a Brazilian river; tributary of the Amazon River
Brasil, Brazil, Federative Republic of Brazil - the largest Latin American country and the largest Portuguese speaking country in the world; located in the central and northeastern part of South America; world's leading coffee exporter
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The five water basins included in the study are located in the same geological formation, the Solimoes Formation, but one of them drains into the Purus River while the other four drain into the Madeira River.
The Madeira River is ranked 14th longest in the world; the Purus River is the most winding.