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What is a tributary?

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

Can you explain the terms tributaries and distributaries?

A Tributary is freshwater stream that feed into a lager stream  or river. The larger, or parent river is called mainstream. The  point where a tributary mets the mainstream (MORE)

What is the smallest tributary?

A tributary is a small stream or river that flows into a larger  main river or lake. The smallest tributary in the world is Roe  River which is located in Great Falls Montan (MORE)