Athabasca

geographical name
Ath·​a·​bas·​ca | \ ˌa-thə-ˈba-skə How to pronounce Athabasca (audio) , ˌä- \
variants: or chiefly formerly Athabaska

Definition of Athabasca

river 765 miles (1231 kilometers) long in Alberta, Canada flowing northeast and north into Lake Athabasca

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“Athabasca.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Athabasca. Accessed 28 Mar. 2020.

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