Torne

geographical name
Tor·​ne | \ ˈtȯr-nə How to pronounce Torne (audio) \
variants: or Finnish Tornio \ ˈtȯr-​nē-​ˌō How to pronounce Tornio (audio) \

Definition of Torne

river 354 miles (570 kilometers) long in northeastern Sweden flowing south, forming part of the border between Sweden and Finland, and emptying into the head of the Gulf of Bothnia

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“Torne.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Torne. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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