Pronunciation: (täl'veg, -vāk), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/thalweg.html on line 71 [key]
1. a line, as drawn on a map, connecting the lowest points of a valley.
2. Chiefly Internat. Law.the middle of the main navigable channel of a waterway that serves as a boundary line between states.
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