a river flowing S from NW Florida into the Gulf of Mexico. 90 miles (145 km) long.
Historical Examples

It is found in the vicinity of the Apalachicola river, forming dense thickets.
American Forest Trees Henry H. Gibson

She finally reached Apalachicola Bay, took passage on a vessel, and shortly afterwards arrived at Savannah.
Stories Of Georgia Joel Chandler Harris

Tallahassee and Apalachicola, in Florida, also carried on a brisk trade in cotton at the time of the secession.
The Gulf and Inland Waters A. T. Mahan

Trees approaching that size grow in western Florida in the region of the Apalachicola river.
American Forest Trees Henry H. Gibson

In north central Florida near Apalachicola fifteen or twenty per cent of the labor left.
Negro Migration during the War Emmett J. Scott

Probably calvatus occurs eastward in the Apalachicola drainage system.
North American Recent Soft-shelled Turtles (Family Trionychidae) Robert G. Webb

This can only be strictly true of the towns on the Apalachicola, &c.
Personal Memoirs Of A Residence Of Thirty Years With The Indian Tribes On The American Frontiers Henry Rowe Schoolcraft


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