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beck

noun , British

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a natural body of running water smaller than a river
  • when we were lads, we raced our toy boats in the narrow beck that bordered the lane
Synonyms of beck

bourn (or bourne), brook, brooklet, burn [British], creek, gill [British], rill, rivulet, run [chiefly Midland], runlet, runnel, streamlet

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