augštece

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Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From augša (upper part) +‎ tece (flow, stream).

Noun[edit]

augštece f (5th declension)

  1. (of rivers) upper reaches, upper course (part of a river near its beginning, near its headwaters, including its surroundings)
    Daugavas augštecē — the upper reaches of the Daugava river, the upper Daugava
    plostnieki vadījuši plostus no upju augšteču mežainajiem apvidiem uz rūpniecības un tirdzniecības centriem — raftsmen conducted rafts from the upstream forested regions (down) to the industrial and commercial centers

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