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alluvial deposit

Definitions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. clay or silt or gravel carried by rushing streams and deposited where the stream slows down

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Examples

  • An inner nudge pushed me to examine the embankment, and the moment I touched the rocky face — what had probably been an ancient alluvial deposit — I knew that I had to climb it.

    Changeling

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