Pend Oreille

geographical name
\ ˌpän-də-ˈrā How to pronounce Pend Oreille (audio) \

Definition of Pend Oreille

river 100 miles (161 kilometers) long in northern Idaho and northeastern Washington flowing from Pend Oreille Lake (35 miles or 56 kilometers long, in Idaho) west and north into the Columbia River in British Columbia

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