Distributary vs Waal - What's the difference?

distributary | waal |


As a noun distributary

is (hydrology) a branch of a river delta; a channel that distributes a river's waters into the sea, as with the atchafalaya river of the mississippi.

As a proper noun waal is

a distributary of the rhine in western europe that runs through the netherlands.

distributary

English

Noun

(distributaries)
  • (hydrology) A branch of a river delta; a channel that distributes a river's waters into the sea, as with the Atchafalaya River of the Mississippi.
  • Antonyms

    *tributary

    waal

    English

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • a distributary of the Rhine in Western Europe that runs through the Netherlands
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