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Literary death scene (4 letter answer)

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The answer NILE is seen frequently, appearing about once every 50 puzzles.

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African river
Blue or White
Cairo's site
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"Cleopatra" backdrop
"Cleopatra" setting
Cleo's river
Egyptian delta
Egyptian lifeline
Egypt's lifeline
El Bahr
Green hue
Green tint
Longest river
Memphis's locale
Pale green
Rosetta's locale
Rosetta's river
Sahara irrigator
Shade of green
Sudd's milieu
Type of crocodile
View from Memphis
Aswan Dam site
Bank-washer in Cairo
Christie murder locale
Christie murder setting
"Death on the ___," 1978 film
"The great river" of the Bible
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Lake Nasser site
Longest river in the world
River near the Sphinx
River in northeast Africa
River through Sudan
A sight at Abu Simbel
Site of a Christie tale
Where Moses rafted
Where sudd grows
White or Blue river
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NILE as a noun:

1. (Nile, Nile River) = the world's longest river (4150 miles); flows northward through eastern Africa into the Mediterranean; the Nile River valley in Egypt was the site of the world's first great civilization