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What is a tributary?

A tributary is a small stream or body of water that flows into alarger body of water. Note that a tributary could also be a river,for example, the Missouri and Ohio rivers flo (MORE)

How does a tributary form?

A tributary is simply a small stream that flows into a largerstream, and then on to join a river and, eventually, the sea.

As what as a tributary?

A tributary or affluent is a stream or river that flows into a main stem (or parent) river or a lake. A tributary does not flow directly into a sea or ocean. Tributaries and t (MORE)