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(ˈyæz u, yæˈzu)

a river flowing SW from N Mississippi into the Mississippi River at Vicksburg. 188 mi. (303 km) long.
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Noun1.Yazoo - a river that rises in west central Mississippi and flows southwest to empty into the Mississippi River above VicksburgYazoo - a river that rises in west central Mississippi and flows southwest to empty into the Mississippi River above Vicksburg
Magnolia State, Mississippi, MS - a state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War
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The former Yazoo singer's powerful voice sounded even stronger.
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The singer who found fame in the 1980s with Vince Clarke in Yazoo has released a new album, The Minutes, which debuted at number five in the charts.
Alison worked with producer Guy Sigsworth on the album and it marked a return to her electronic roots, which saw her back in the UK Top 10 and when she hits Tyneside her set will include programmed material from Yazoo and her solo back catalogue.
The result is The Minutes, released earlier this month, which blends that old Yazoo sound with more experimental electro pop.