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riverain

adjective riv·er·ain \ ˈrivəˌrān \

Definition of riverain

: relating to a riverbank : situated or dwelling near or on a river : riparian
  • wooded riverain districts
  • —Cuthbert Christy
  • riverain tribes
  • an immemorial riverain right
  • —Eliot Gregory

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Origin and Etymology of riverain

French, from Middle French riveran, from rivere, riviere river


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riverain

noun \ " \

Definition of riverain

plural -s
: a district situated beside a river

Origin and Etymology of riverain

French, from riverain, adjective


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