Definition of Rhine river
1. Noun. A major European river carrying more traffic than any other river in the world; flows into the North Sea.
Group relationships: Deutschland, Federal Republic Of Germany, Frg, Germany, France, French Republic, Holland, Kingdom Of The Netherlands, Nederland, Netherlands, The Netherlands, Schweiz, Suisse, Svizzera, Swiss Confederation, Switzerland
Generic synonyms: River
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Literary usage of Rhine river
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1. Waterways Versus Railways by Harold Glenn Moulton (1914)
"smaller canals which connect with the rhine river. Not only the Rhine, but many other rivers in Holland are international streams, and as such their ..."
2. Waterways Versus Railroads by Harold Glenn Moulton (1912)
"The rhine river of Germany reaches the sea through Dutch territory. Navigation on the lower course was always very difficult, owing to many obstructions, ..."
3. Atlas of European Historyby Earle Wilbur Dow by Earle Wilbur Dow (1907)
"Rhine Hiu tra 13 Fb Rhine, river 13 Cc Rhine, Confederation of 26' B Rhine, Lower, province 28 Cc Rhine, Palatinate of 14 Hh Rhine Palatinate, ..."
4. Atlas of European Historyby Earle Wilbur Dow by Earle Wilbur Dow (1907)
"... 13 F b Rhine, river 13 С c Rhine, Confederation of 261 B Rhine, Lower, province a8 С c Rhine, Palatinate of 14 B b Rhine Palatinate, or Rhenish Bavaria ..."
5. The Hydraulic Principles Governing River and Harbor Construction by Curtis McDonald Townsend (1922)
"... Discharge Measurement — Method Employed on the Elbe River — Flood Prediction by Gauge Relations — Method Employed on the rhine river — Method Employed ..."