What is another word for tributary?

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[ tɹˈɪbjuːtəɹi], [ tɹˈɪbjuːtəɹi], [ t_ɹ_ˈɪ_b_j_uː_t_ə_ɹ_i]

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A tributary is a stream or river that flows into a larger body of water, such as a lake, ocean or river. In analogy to a drain or sewer, a tributary can carry excess water and pollutants away from a greater body of water.

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