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River


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A river is a natural flowing watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, sea, lake or another river. In some cases, a river flows into the ground and becomes dry at the end of its course without reaching another body of water. Small rivers can be referred to using names such as stream, creek, brook, rivulet, and rill. There are no official definitions for the generic term river as applied to  geographic features, although in some countries or communities a stream is defined by its size. Many names for small rivers are specific to geographic location; examples are "run" in some parts of the United States, "burn" in Scotland and northeast England, and "beck" in northern England. Sometimes a river is defined as being larger than a creek, but not always: the language is vague.

Rivers are part of the hydrological cycle. Water generally collects in a river from precipitation through a drainage basin from surface runoff and other sources such as groundwater recharge, springs, and the release of stored water in natural ice and snowpacks (e.g., from glaciers).
Rivers and streams are often considered major features within a landscape; however, they actually only cover around 0.1% of the land on Earth. They are made more obvious and significant to humans by the fact that many human cities and civilizations are built around the freshwater supplied by rivers and streams. Most of the major cities of the world are situated on the banks of rivers, as they are, or were, used as a source of water, for obtaining food, for transport, as borders, as a defensive measure, as a source of hydropower to drive machinery, for bathing, and as a means of disposing of waste.
Potamology is the scientific study of rivers, while limnology is the study of inland waters in general.


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River

Natural unit

  • Desc: A river is a natural flowing watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, sea, lake or another river. In some cases, a river flows into the ground and becomes dry at the end of its course without reaching another body of water.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 4692.96

River Phoenix

American actor

  • Desc: River Jude Phoenix was an American actor, musician, and activist. Phoenix grew up in an itinerant family, as older brother of Rain Phoenix, Joaquin Phoenix, Liberty Phoenix, and Summer Phoenix.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_Phoenix
  • Type: Person, Thing
  • Result Score: 4184.11

Wind River

2017 film

  • Desc: Wind River is a 2017 neo-Western murder mystery film written and directed by Taylor Sheridan. The film stars Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen as a U.S.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wind_River_(film)
  • Type: CreativeWork, Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 3379.38

Club Atlético River Plate

Football team

River Song

Fictional character

Riverdale

Drama series

  • Desc: Riverdale is an American teen drama television series based on the characters of Archie Comics. The series was adapted for The CW by Archie Comics' chief creative officer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, and is produced by Warner Bros.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riverdale_(2017_TV_series)
  • Type: TVSeries, CreativeWork, Thing
  • Result Score: 548.54

River

Song by Bishop Briggs

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 505.83

River

Song by Ed Sheeran, Emile Haynie, and Eminem

  • Desc: "River" is a song by American rapper Eminem featuring guest vocals by English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. It is the fifth track from his ninth solo studio album Revival. The song was written by Mathers, Sheeran and Emile Haynie, and produced by Haynie.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_(Eminem_song)
  • Type: MusicComposition, Thing
  • Result Score: 498.13

River Atlético Clube

Football club

Lupine

Plant

  • Desc: Lupinus, commonly known as lupin or lupine, is a genus of flowering plants in the legume family Fabaceae. The genus includes over 199 species, with centers of diversity in North and South America.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lupinus
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 422.19

Mississippi River

River in the United States of America

  • Desc: The Mississippi River is the second-longest river and chief river of the second-largest drainage system on the North American continent, second only to the Hudson Bay drainage system.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mississippi_River
  • Type: RiverBodyOfWater, Thing, Place, BodyOfWater
  • Result Score: 421.08

Eurasian otter

Animal

  • Desc: The Eurasian otter, also known as the European otter, Eurasian river otter, common otter, and Old World otter, is a semiaquatic mammal native to Eurasia.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eurasian_otter
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 338.06

European eel

Fish

  • Desc: The European eel is a species of eel, a snake-like, catadromous fish. They are normally around 60–80 cm and rarely reach more than 1 m, but can reach a length of up to 1.5 m in exceptional cases.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_eel
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 330.32

River Tam

Fictional character

  • Desc: River Tam is a fictional character of the Firefly franchise. River is portrayed by actress Summer Glau in the 2002 TV series Firefly and the 2005 film Serenity. The nature of the character and her role in the franchise has garnered praise.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_Tam
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 310.12

The River

1984 film

  • Desc: The River is a 1984 American drama film directed by Mark Rydell, written by Robert Dillon and Julian Barry, and stars Sissy Spacek, Mel Gibson, and Scott Glenn.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_River_(1984_film)
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 301.91

Common sole

Fish

  • Desc: The common sole, Dover sole, or black sole is a species of flatfish in the family Soleidae. It lives on the sandy or muddy seabed of the northern Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea where it often semi-immerses itself in the substrate.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_sole
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 290.41

Louisville

City in Kentucky

European perch

Fish

  • Desc: The European perch, also known as the common perch, redfin perch, big-scaled redfin, English perch, Eurasian perch, Eurasian river perch, Hatch or in Anglophone parts of Europe, simply the perch, is a predatory species of the freshwater perch native to Europe and northern Asia.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_perch
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 274.53

Seine

River in France

  • Desc: The Seine is a 775-kilometre-long river in northern France. Its drainage basin is in the Paris Basin covering most of northern France.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seine
  • Type: BodyOfWater, Organization, EducationalOrganization, RiverBodyOfWater, Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 268.65

River delta

Landform

  • Desc: A river delta is a landform created by deposition of sediment that is carried by a river as the flow leaves its mouth and enters slower-moving or stagnant water.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_delta
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 265.98

River

2015 film

My Own Private River

2012 film

  • Desc: My Own Private River is a re-contextualized adventure drama film of My Own Private Idaho. Using footage shot and directed by Gus Van Sant in 1990, the new edit gives James Franco and Van Sant a shared director credit.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/My_Own_Private_River
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 194.21

Ob River

River in Russia

  • Desc: The Ob is a major river in Russia. It is in western Siberia; and is the world's seventh-longest river, at 3,700 kilometres. It forms at the confluence of the Biya and Katun which have their origins in the Altai Mountains.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ob_(river)
  • Type: BodyOfWater, RiverBodyOfWater, Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 188.17

Loire

River in France

  • Desc: The Loire is the longest river in France and the 171st longest in the world. With a length of 1,006 kilometres, it drains 117,054 km², more than a fifth of France's land while its average discharge is only half that of the Rhône.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loire
  • Type: BodyOfWater, RiverBodyOfWater, Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 149.34

Rio Grande

River in North America

The River

Song by Bruce Springsteen and E Street Band

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 141.72

Don River

River in Russia

  • Desc: The Don is the fifth-longest river in Europe. Flowing from Central Russia to the Sea of Azov in Southern Russia, it is one of Russia's largest rivers and played an important role for traders from the Byzantine Empire.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don_(river)
  • Type: BodyOfWater, RiverBodyOfWater, Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 139.76

Club Atlético River Plate

Football club

Guayaquil City F.C.

Football club

Main

Tributary in Germany

  • Desc: The Main is the longest tributary of the Rhine. It rises as the White Main in the Fichtel Mountains of northeastern Bavaria and flows west through central Germany for 525 kilometres to meet the Rhine below Russelsheim, Hesse.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_(river)
  • Type: BodyOfWater, RiverBodyOfWater, Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 116.04

River

2015 film

Triple Creek Associates, Inc.

Company

  • Type: Organization, Corporation, Thing
  • Result Score: 73.44

RIVE

Video game

  • Desc: Rive is a platforming shoot-em-up game created by the Dutch video game company Two Tribes for PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux and Nintendo Switch, and is the first major release by the company after the company's downsizing and closure of their primary development team in late 2013.
  • URL: http://twotribes.com/message/rive/
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rive_(video_game)
  • Type: VideoGame, Thing
  • Result Score: 73.26

River

Song by Yoshimasa Inoue

  • Desc: "River" is the 14th major single by the Japanese idol group AKB48, released on 21 October 2009. This song is usually regarded as the beginning of the legend of AKB48.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_(AKB48_song)
  • Type: MusicComposition, Thing
  • Result Score: 72.96

The River

Song by Good Charlotte

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 68.18

The River

1928 film

River

2011 film

  • Desc: River is a 2011 Japanese drama film based on the 2008 Akihabara massacre incident. The film is written and directed by Ryūichi Hiroki. The film stars actress Misako Renbutsu, who will play the role of a person who lost her love interest in the attacks. River debuted at the 12th Tokyo Filmex as one of its special presentations. It will subsequently be released in Japanese cinemas on 10 March 2012.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_(2011_film)
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 44.04

River

Song by Eminem

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 42.91

Aller

River in Germany

  • Desc: The Aller is a 215-kilometre long river in the states of Saxony-Anhalt and Lower Saxony in Germany. It is a right-hand, and hence eastern, tributary of the Weser and is also its largest tributary.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aller_(Germany)
  • Type: BodyOfWater, RiverBodyOfWater, TouristAttraction, Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 37.91

River

British television series

  • Desc: River is a six-part British television drama series, created and written by Abi Morgan and starring Stellan Skarsgård and Nicola Walker. It premiered on BBC One on 13 October 2015 and internationally on Netflix on 18 November 2015.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_(TV_series)
  • Type: TVSeries, CreativeWork, Thing
  • Result Score: 36.39
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