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rivulets

noun
plural of rivulet

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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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“Rivulets.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rivulets. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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