Saco

geographical name
Sa·​co | \ ˈsȯ-(ˌ)kō How to pronounce Saco (audio) \

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river 104 miles (167 kilometers) long in eastern New Hampshire and southwestern Maine flowing southeast into the Atlantic Ocean

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