river bed


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river bed

(ˈrɪvəˌbɛd) or

riverbed

n
(Physical Geography) the ground over which a river flows
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It was too hot for climbing hills, but along the valley there were trees and a grass path running by the river bed.
If I stay here upon the river bed through the long watches of the night, I am so exhausted that the bitter cold and damp may make an end of me--for towards sunrise there will be a keen wind blowing from off the river.
Four sleds pulled in from the river bed to the camp among the trees.
And I almost shrank from undertaking them shorthanded and without local knowledge of the river bed, which is so necessary for the con fident handling of the ship.
4 million people who reside in the river bed to move themselves to safer places or the relief camps in order to avoid any human loss as a result of flood peak expected to be passed through River Indus within couples of dys.
A FORD notorious for hapless motorists getting stuck in mid-stream is to remain closed pending an investigation of nearby river bed conditions.
The body was recovered after extensive trawls of the river bed by police and volunteers from Foyle Search and Rescue.
Last month, three people were arrested for destroying the habitat of endangered species by four-wheel driving in the Santa Clara River bed, sheriff's Sgt.
5m cruise liner terminal could be accelerated by retrieving the wreckage from the river bed and simply reconstructing it.
Taking cues from the adjacent arroyo - a usually dry river bed from which the city rather optimistically takes its name - the Surge Building starts as the inverse of the valley, erupting into view to be eroded by paths and light traps and metaphorical boulders as Israel's design adapts its initial massiveness to the organic patterns of its users.
Tenders are invited for Engaging of ex-200 for providing earthen bund at penna river bed for stacking water in division no.