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rivulet

noun

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a natural body of running water smaller than a river
  • small rivulets trickled down the side of the cliff

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The first known use of rivulet was in 1587

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“Rivulet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rivulet. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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