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  1. river basin, basin, watershed, drainage basin, catchment area, catchment basin, drainage area(noun)

    the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet

    "flood control in the Missouri basin"

    washstand, divide, river basin, washbowl, washbasin, landmark, lavatory, drainage area, watershed, drainage basin, catchment basin, catchment area, turning point, basin, water parting, basinful


  1. drainage basin(noun)

    catchment basin, watershed

  2. drainage basin(noun)

    A topographic region in which all water drains to a common outlet; a watershed.

    catchment basin, watershed

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