Platte

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geographical name \ˈplat\

Definition of Platte

  1. 1 river 310 miles (499 kilometers) long in central Nebraska formed by the junction of the North Platte and South Platte rivers and flowing east into the Missouri River

  2. 2 river 300 miles (483 kilometers) long in southwestern Iowa and northwestern Missouri flowing into the Missouri River


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a dividing ridge between drainage areas

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