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rill

noun

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  1. a natural body of running water smaller than a river <there are a few tiny fish in the rill> Synonyms beck [British], bourn (or bourne), brook, brooklet, burn [British], gill [British], creek, rivulet, run [chiefly Midland], runlet, runnel, streamletRelated Words arroyo, billabong [Australian], fresh, freshet, runoff; bayou, coulee, slough (also slew or slue), stream, wash; canal, channel, cut, cutoff, gut, kill, millrace, millstream, race, watercourse, waterway; affluent, branch, confluent, distributary, influent, tributary




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