Balsas

geographical name
Bal·​sas | \ ˈbȯl-səs How to pronounce Balsas (audio) , ˈbäl-säs\

Definition of Balsas

river 426 miles (682 kilometers) long in central Mexico flowing from Tlaxcala to the Pacific on the border between the states of Michoacán and Guerrero

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