riverine
adjective Date: 1860 1. relating to, formed by, or resembling a river 2. living or situated on the banks of a river

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • riverine — index fluvial Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • riverine — 1860, from RIVER (Cf. river) + INE (Cf. ine) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • riverine — [riv′ər īn΄, riv′ərin] adj. 1. on or near the banks of a river; riparian 2. of, like, or produced by a river or rivers …   English World dictionary

  • riverine — pertaining to a river, river inhabiting …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • riverine — /riv euh ruyn , reen , euhr in/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to a river. 2. situated or dwelling beside a river. [1855 60; RIVER1 + INE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • riverine — adjective Of or pertaining to rivers, or located on or by a river Syn: fluvial …   Wiktionary

  • riverine — [ rɪvərʌɪn] adjective technical or literary relating to or situated on a river or riverbank …   English new terms dictionary

  • riverine — riv·er·ine …   English syllables

  • riverine — riv•er•ine [[t]ˈrɪv əˌraɪn, ˌrin, ər ɪn[/t]] adj. 1) of or pertaining to a river 2) situated or dwelling beside a river • Etymology: 1855–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • riverine — /ˈrɪvəraɪn/ (say rivuhruyn) adjective 1. of or relating to a river. 2. situated or dwelling beside a river. {river1 + ine1} …   Australian English dictionary

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