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PLATTE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Platte mean? 

PLATTE (noun)
  The noun PLATTE has 1 sense:

1. a river in Nebraska that flows eastward to become a tributary of the Missouri River

  Familiarity information: PLATTE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PLATTE (noun)


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Meaning:

A river in Nebraska that flows eastward to become a tributary of the Missouri River

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Synonyms:

Platte; Platte River

Instance hypernyms:

river (a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek))

Holonyms ("Platte" is a part of...):

Cornhusker State; NE; Nebraska (a midwestern state on the Great Plains)


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