Murchison

geographical name
Mur·​chi·​son | \ ˈmər-chə-sən How to pronounce Murchison (audio) \

Definition of Murchison

river 440 miles (708 kilometers) of Australia in western Western Australia flowing west into the Indian Ocean

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