Yazoo River


Yazoo River
noun
a river that rises in west central Mississippi and flows southwest to empty into the Mississippi River above Vicksburg
Syn: ↑Yazoo
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms: ↑Mississippi, ↑Magnolia State, ↑MS

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  • Yazoo Indians — • A small tribe formerly living on the lower course of Yazoo River, Mississippi, in close connection with several other tribes, including the Tonica Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Yazoo Indians     Yazoo Indians …   Catholic encyclopedia

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