Nueces
geographical name river over 300 miles (483 kilometers) S Texas flowing S & SE into Nueces Bay at head of Corpus Christi Bay

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Nueces — (spr. Nuës s), 1) N. River, Fluß im Staate Texas (Nordamerika), entspringt in der Grafschaft Bexar u. fällt in die gleichnamige Bai des Mexicanischen Meerbusens; 2) Grafschaft im Staate Texas, am Mexicanischen Meerbusen, ungefähr 300 QM.; Flüsse …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nueces — [no͞o ā′sās, no͞o ā′səs] [Sp, nuts, for the pecan trees there] river in S Tex., flowing SE into the Gulf of Mexico at Corpus Christi: 315 mi (507 km) …   English World dictionary

  • Nueces — Sp Nuesesas Ap Nueces L JAV: u., apyg. (Teksasas) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Nueces — /nooh ay seuhs, nyooh /, n. a river in S Texas, flowing SE to Corpus Christi Bay, on the Gulf of Mexico. 338 mi. (545 km) long. * * * …   Universalium

  • Nueces — Nu•e•ces [[t]nuˈeɪ səs, nyu [/t]] n. geg a river in S Texas, flowing SE to Corpus Christi Bay, on the Gulf of Mexico. 338 mi. (545 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Nueces — /nooh ay seuhs, nyooh /, n. a river in S Texas, flowing SE to Corpus Christi Bay, on the Gulf of Mexico. 338 mi. (545 km) long …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nueces Bay — from Space Location South Texas Gulf Coast Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Nueces County, Texas — Seal …   Wikipedia

  • Nueces River — Nueces redirects here. For the Texas county, see Nueces County, Texas. Map of the Nueces River and associated watershed …   Wikipedia

  • Nueces River — Einzugsgebiet des Nueces River Daten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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