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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 since 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: 5149.77

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: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 4179.76

Club Atlético River Plate

Football team

Jenni Rivera

American singer-songwriter

  • Desc: Dolores Janney "Jenni" Rivera Saavedra was an American singer, songwriter, actress, television producer, spokesperson, philanthropist and entrepreneur known for her work within the Regional Mexican music genre, specifically in the styles of Banda, Mariachi and Norteño.
  • URL: http://www.jenniriveravideos.com/
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jenni_Rivera
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 1411.36

Riverside

City in California

Loki

Television series

  • Desc: Loki is an American television series created by Michael Waldron for the streaming service Disney+, based on Marvel Comics featuring the character of the same name.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loki_(TV_series)
  • Type: Thing, TVSeries, CreativeWork
  • Result Score: 954.53

Riverdance

Musical by Bill Whelan

  • Desc: Riverdance is a theatrical show consisting mainly of traditional Irish music and dance. With a score composed by Bill Whelan, it originated as an interval performance act during the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest, featuring Irish dancing champions Jean Butler, Michael Flatley and the vocal ensemble Anúna.
  • URL: http://www.riverdance.com/
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riverdance
  • Type: Thing, Book
  • Result Score: 915.79

SV Werder Bremen

Professional sports club

  • Desc: Sportverein Werder Bremen von 1899 e. V., commonly known as Werder Bremen, Werder or simply Bremen, is a German professional sports club based in Bremen, Free Hanseatic City of Bremen.
  • URL: http://www.werder.de/
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SV_Werder_Bremen
  • Type: Corporation, SportsTeam, Thing, Organization
  • Result Score: 899.60

Tory Burch LLC

Fashion company

  • Desc: Tory Burch LLC is an American fashion label based in New York City, New York, United States. It was founded by American designer Tory Burch in 2004. Pierre-Yves Roussel is the current CEO of the company.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tory_Burch_LLC
  • Type: Thing, Organization, Corporation
  • Result Score: 853.47

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Learning Technology

Publishing company

Coypu

Rodents

  • Desc: The coypu, also known as the nutria, is a large, herbivorous, semiaquatic rodent. Classified for a long time as the only member of the family Myocastoridae, Myocastor is now included within Echimyidae, the family of the spiny rats.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coypu
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 564.76

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: Thing, CreativeWork, Movie
  • Result Score: 546.02

Amazon River

River in South America

  • Desc: The Amazon River in South America is the largest river by discharge volume of water in the world, and the disputed longest river in the world.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_River
  • Type: Thing, RiverBodyOfWater, BodyOfWater, Place
  • Result Score: 491.11

River Island

Fashion company

  • Desc: River Island is a London-headquartered high street fashion brand, which operates in a number of worldwide markets. Set up in 1948, by Bernard Lewis and his brothers in London. River Island is a private company owned by the Lewis family.
  • URL: http://www.riverisland.com/
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_Island
  • Type: Thing, Organization, Corporation
  • Result Score: 486.86

Mekong River

River in Asia

  • Desc: The Mekong or Mekong River is a trans-boundary river in East Asia and Southeast Asia. It is the world's twelfth longest river and the sixth longest in Asia.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mekong
  • Type: Thing, RiverBodyOfWater, BodyOfWater, Place
  • Result Score: 485.52

Sully

2016 film

  • Desc: Sully is a 2016 American biographical drama film directed by Clint Eastwood and written by Todd Komarnicki, based on the 2009 autobiography Highest Duty by Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger and Jeffrey Zaslow.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sully_(film)
  • Type: Thing, CreativeWork, Movie
  • Result Score: 452.17

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: BodyOfWater, Place, Thing, RiverBodyOfWater
  • Result Score: 447.20

Mystic River

2003 film

River

Song by Joni Mitchell

  • Desc: "River" is a song by Canadian singer songwriter Joni Mitchell, from her 1971 album Blue. Written on piano, it has become a standard for artists in many music styles, and has become popular as Christmas music.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_(Joni_Mitchell_song)
  • Type: Thing, MusicComposition
  • Result Score: 403.17

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: Thing, TVSeries, CreativeWork
  • Result Score: 387.79

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: Thing, TVSeries, CreativeWork
  • Result Score: 385.09

Nile

River in Africa

  • Desc: The Nile is a major north-flowing river in northeastern Africa. It flows into the Mediterranean Sea. The longest river in Africa, it has historically been considered the longest river in the world, though this has been contested by research suggesting that the Amazon River is slightly longer.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nile
  • Type: Thing, RiverBodyOfWater, BodyOfWater, Place
  • Result Score: 372.15

Beyond Meat

Company

  • Desc: Beyond Meat is a Los Angeles-based producer of plant-based meat substitutes founded in 2009 by Ethan Brown. The company's initial products were launched in the United States in 2012.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beyond_Meat
  • Type: Thing, Organization, Corporation
  • Result Score: 371.79

Common kingfisher

Birds

  • Desc: The common kingfisher, also known as the Eurasian kingfisher and river kingfisher, is a small kingfisher with seven subspecies recognized within its wide distribution across Eurasia and North Africa.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_kingfisher
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 366.98

Volga River

River in Russia

  • Desc: The Volga is the longest river in Europe. Situated in Russia, it flows through Central Russia to Southern Russia and into the Caspian Sea. The Volga has a length of 3,531 km, and a catchment area of 1,360,000 km². It is also Europe's largest river in terms of discharge and of drainage basin. It is widely regarded as the national river of Russia. The old Russian state, the Rus' Khaganate, arose along the Volga between the late-8th and mid-9th centuries AD. Historically, the river served as an important meeting place of various Eurasian civilizations. The river flows in Russia through forests, forest steppes and steppes.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Volga
  • Type: Thing, RiverBodyOfWater, BodyOfWater, Place
  • Result Score: 360.37

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever

Dog breed

  • Desc: The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is a medium-sized gundog bred primarily for hunting. It is often referred to as a "toller". It is the smallest of the retrievers, and is often mistaken for a small Golden Retriever. Tollers are intelligent, eager to please, alert, and energetic. The name "toller" is derived from their ability to lure waterfowl within gunshot range. The breed originated in Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, Canada. The American Kennel Club ranks the toller as the 87th most popular dog breed.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nova_Scotia_Duck_Tolling_Retriever
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 359.78

River

Song by Tom Gregory

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 357.62

Riverhead

Town in New York State

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: Thing, MusicComposition
  • Result Score: 353.53

River Thames

River in England

  • Desc: The River Thames, known alternatively in parts as the River Isis, is a river that flows through southern England including London.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_Thames
  • Type: Thing, RiverBodyOfWater, BodyOfWater, TouristAttraction, Place
  • Result Score: 342.57

Dartford Crossing

Bridge in the United Kingdom

  • Desc: The Dartford-Thurrock River Crossing, commonly known as the Dartford Crossing and until 1991 the Dartford Tunnel, is a major road crossing of the River Thames in England, carrying the A282 road between Dartford in Kent in the south and Thurrock in Essex in the north.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dartford_Crossing
  • Type: TouristAttraction, Place, Thing, Bridge
  • Result Score: 341.94

Water spinach

Vegetable

  • Desc: Ipomoea aquatica is a semi-aquatic, tropical plant grown as a vegetable for its tender shoots. This plant is known in English as water spinach, river spinach, water morning glory, water convolvulus, or by the more ambiguous names Chinese spinach, Chinese watercress, Chinese convolvulus or swamp cabbage, or kangkong/kangkung in Southeast Asia and ong choy in Cantonese.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea_aquatica
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 338.18

Mauro Icardi

Argentine footballer

  • Desc: Mauro Emanuel Icardi is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a striker for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Argentina national team.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mauro_Icardi
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 335.75

Louisville

City in Kentucky

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: 327.60

Brooklyn Bridge

Cable-stayed bridge in New York City, New York

  • Desc: The Brooklyn Bridge is a hybrid cable-stayed/suspension bridge in New York City, spanning the East River between the boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn. Opened on May 24, 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge was the first fixed crossing of the East River.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brooklyn_Bridge
  • Type: Thing, Bridge, LandmarksOrHistoricalBuildings, TouristAttraction, Place
  • Result Score: 327.20

Bull shark

Sharks

  • Desc: The bull shark, also known as the "Zambezi shark" in Africa, and "Lake Nicaragua shark" in Nicaragua, is a requiem shark commonly found worldwide in warm, shallow waters along coasts and in rivers.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bull_shark
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 326.28

Lupine

Plant

  • Desc: Lupinus, commonly known as lupin, lupine, or regionally bluebonnet etc., 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. Smaller centers occur in North Africa and the Mediterranean.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lupinus
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 325.08

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: Thing, CreativeWork, Movie
  • Result Score: 318.65

Frida Kahlo

Mexican painter

Rivera

City in Uruguay

  • Desc: Rivera is the capital of Rivera Department of Uruguay. The border with Brazil joins it with the Brazilian city of Santana do Livramento, which is only a street away from it, at the north end of Route 5.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rivera
  • Type: Thing, Place, City
  • Result Score: 312.43

A River Runs Through It

1992 film

Colorado River

River in North America

  • Desc: The Colorado River is one of the principal rivers in the Southwestern United States and northern Mexico. The 1,450-mile-long river drains an expansive, arid watershed that encompasses parts of seven U.S. states and two Mexican states.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado_River
  • Type: Thing, RiverBodyOfWater, BodyOfWater, Place
  • Result Score: 298.01

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: 296.07

Ghostbusters II

1989 film

  • Desc: Ghostbusters II is a 1989 American supernatural comedy film directed and produced by Ivan Reitman and written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghostbusters_II
  • Type: Thing, CreativeWork, Movie
  • Result Score: 294.30

Yellow River

River in China

  • Desc: The Yellow River is the second-longest river in China, after the Yangtze River, and the sixth-longest river system in the world at the estimated length of 5,464 km.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_River
  • Type: Thing, RiverBodyOfWater, BodyOfWater, Place
  • Result Score: 289.86

Common sole

Fish

  • Desc: The common sole, Dover sole, or black sole is a species of flatfish in the family Soleidae. It is a largest fish in solea genus.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_sole
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 286.53
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