Cauca

geographical name
Cau·​ca | \ ˈkau̇-kä How to pronounce Cauca (audio) \

Definition of Cauca

river 838 miles (1348 kilometers) long in western Colombia flowing north into the Magdalena River

Learn More About Cauca

Dictionary Entries Near Cauca

caubeen

Cauca

Caucasian

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for Cauca

Cite this Entry

“Cauca.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cauca. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!