Definition of Potomac in English :

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Potomac meaning in English

Meaning of Potomac in English

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Potomac pronunciation in English

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1. potomac, potomac river

a river in the east central United States; rises in West Virginia in the Appalachian Mountains and flows eastward, forming the boundary between Maryland and Virginia, to the Chesapeake Bay

2. potomac

term sometimes used to refer to Washington, D.C.

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see synonyms of potomac
a river in the E central US, rising in the Appalachian Mountains of West Virginia: flows northeast, then generally southeast to Chesapeake Bay. Length (from the confluence of headstreams): 462 km (287 miles)

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river in the E U.S., forming a boundary of W.Va., Md., & Va., and flowing into Chesapeake Bay: 285 mi (459 km)

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