mark asked in Science & MathematicsGeography · 9 months ago

what is an area drained by a river, stream or by other water source?

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  • 9 months ago

    A water basin or watershed. Drainage basin. It can contain one or many streams, creeks, and rivers and drainage canals which can cover their banks during storm surges or flash floods. 

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  • 9 months ago

    A River Basin

    A Delta

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  • 9 months ago

    The River Basin.

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  • 9 months ago

    I would have said watershed, but drainage basin and catchment are also used.

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  • Bill-M
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    Catchment area, Watershed.

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  • Ron
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    drainage basin .

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  • 9 months ago

    watershed

    (this added to make the silly 15 characters)

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  • GA41
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    Bottom Land.  (river bottom)

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