Yazoo Definition

yazo͝o
proper name
River flowing from NW Miss. southwest into the Mississippi River near Vicksburg: 188 mi (303 km)
Webster's New World
noun

(US) A tributary that runs parallel to a river (especially when separated by a natural levee).

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
yazoo river

Other Word Forms of Yazoo

Noun

Singular:
yazoo
Plural:
yazoos

Origin of Yazoo

  • Named after the Yazoo River, a tributary of the Mississippi with this characteristic.

    From Wiktionary

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