Category:Drainage divides

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Deutsch: Wasserscheide.
English: The term 'WATERSHED' is used differently in North American English, and those parts of the of the world more influenced by British academics.
  • Drainage divides—(contrast to w:Drainage basin)— include mountain ranges, districts, and individual mountain peaks, located on a w:water divide, the place where two raindrops falling near the same point, flow downhill to different streams.
Français : Lignes de partage des eaux.
Italiano: Linee di spartiacque.

Divides which are in Mountain passes (technically 'Cols' in English) are most correctly categorized into Category:Mountain saddles (the vernacular for Cols).

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line that separates neighbouring drainage basins
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This category has the following 10 subcategories, out of 10 total.

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