Definitions for "Colorado River"
a river in southwestern United States; rises in the Rocky Mountains of northern Colorado and flows southwest through Utah into Arizona (where it flows through the Grand Canyon) and then southward forming the border between California and Arizona and finally into Mexico where it empties into the Gulf of California; an important source of water in the southwestern United States
the river that runs along California's southeastern border, separating California from Arizona.
(col-o-RA'D-o RI'-ve'r) - The river, which over millions of years of erosion, formed the Grand Canyon.