resaca

noun
re·saca | \rə̇ˈsakə\
plural -s

Definition of resaca 

Southwest

: the dry channel or the former often marshy course of a stream

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History and Etymology for resaca

American Spanish, from Spanish resacar to draw back, from re- re- (from Latin) + sacar to draw, take out, perhaps from Latin saccus sack

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