from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An alluvial elevation of the bed of a river; in particular, one of those portions of the bed of the Mississippi river which are dry or submerged according to the season.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An elevated river bed or sea bed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A sea bed or a river bed that has been raised or elevated.


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