Archeda

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Archeda

 

a river in Volgograd Oblast, RSFSR; left tributary of the Medveditsa (Don basin). Length, 167 km; basin area, 2,050 sq km. Flows along the southwestern edge of the Volga elevation. It is fed primarily by snow. The modulus of discharge is about 1 liter/(sec-km2). The river runs dry in its middle course. The city of Frolovo is located on the Archeda.

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