River Plate

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

Plate, River:

see Plata, Río de laPlata, Río de la
, estuary, c.170 mi (270 km) long, SE South America, formed by the Paraná and Uruguay rivers. Between Argentina and Uruguay, the estuary is c.120 mi (190 km) wide at its mouth on the Atlantic Ocean and decreases to c.20 mi (30 km) near its head.
..... Click the link for more information.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. www.cc.columbia.edu/cu/cup/
References in periodicals archive ?
STRUGGLING Cruzeiro are fifth bottom in the Brazilian top flight but produced a disciplined performance to draw 0-0 at River Plate in the first leg of their Copa Libertadores round-of-16 tie and they can hold their own in the return match in Belo Horizonte.
Despite that move falling through, Palacios is expected to leave River Plate for Europe this summer after almost four years in the first team, having made his debut as a 16-year-old.
However, he insisted he will not leave River Plate unless the offer is right.
In third place Club Atletico River Plate will win $2.5m, fourth Kashima Antlers wins $2m, while the fifth team wins $1.5m, and the sixth team wins $1m.
River Plate demolished Kashima Antlers 4-0 to clinch the third spot of the Fifa Club World Cup UAE 2018 on Saturday.
River Plate's Gonzalo Martinez acknowledges the crowd after scoring the second goal against Kashima Antlers in the third place play-off yesterday.
Host side Al Ain stunned South American champions River Plate 5-4 in a penalty shootout after coming back from a goal down to draw 2-2 in a thrilling Club World Cup semi-final on Tuesday.
Zoran Mamic's Al-Ain side pulled off a remarkable penalty-shootout victory over South American champions River Plate on Tuesday.
Les autres equipes participantes a ce Mondial sont le Real Madrid vainqueur de la Ligue des Champions d'Europe, River Plate (vainqueur de la Copa Libertadores), Guadalajara (representa l'Amerique du Nord, Centrale et Caraibes).
Madrid, Dec 10 (ONA) River Plate won the Copa Libertadores