headstream
noun Date: 14th century a stream that is the source of a river

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • headstream — [hed′strēm΄] n. a stream forming the source of another and larger stream or river …   English World dictionary

  • headstream — /hed streem /, n. a stream that is the source, or one of the sources, of a river. [1810 20; HEAD + STREAM] * * * …   Universalium

  • headstream — noun A stream that is the source of a river …   Wiktionary

  • headstream — noun a headwater stream …   English new terms dictionary

  • headstream — head•stream [[t]ˈhɛdˌstrim[/t]] n. geo a stream that is a source of a river …   From formal English to slang

  • headstream — /ˈhɛdstrim/ (say hedstreem) noun a stream that forms the source, or one of the sources, of a river …   Australian English dictionary

  • headstream — Stream that is the source of a river. See also head of stream …   Black's law dictionary

  • headstream — Stream that is the source of a river. See also head of stream …   Black's law dictionary

  • headstream — noun a stream that forms the source of a river • Hypernyms: ↑stream, ↑watercourse • Instance Hyponyms: ↑Blue Nile, ↑White Nile …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rzav — may refer to:* Rzav (Zlatibor), or Veliki Rzav (Great Rzav), a river in western Serbia and eastern Bosnia and Hercegovina ** Beli Rzav, (White Rzav), a headstream of the Veliki Rzav ** Crni Rzav, (Black Rzav), a headstream of the Veliki Rzav *… …   Wikipedia

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