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affluent

adjective

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affluent

noun

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  1. a stream that flows into a larger body of water the Nipigon and the St. Louis rivers are affluents of Lake Superior Synonyms tributary, bayou, branch, confluent, feeder, influentRelated Words backwater; brook, brooklet, creek, rill, rivulet, run [chiefly Midland], streamlet; fountainhead, head, headstream, headwater, sourceAntonyms distributary, effluent


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