Atchafalaya

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geographical name Atchaf·a·laya \(ə-)ˌcha-fə-ˈlī-ə\

Definition of Atchafalaya

  1. river 225 miles (362 kilometers) long in southern Louisiana flowing south into Atchafalaya Bay (an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico)

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