Yampa

geographical name
Yam·​pa | \ ˈyam-pə How to pronounce Yampa (audio) \

Definition of Yampa

river 250 miles (400 kilometers) long in northwestern Colorado flowing west into the Green River in Dinosaur National Monument

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“Yampa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Yampa. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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