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American English: /əˈluviəm/
British English: /əˈl(j)uːvɪəm/

Translation of alluvium in Spanish:

noun plural -viums or -viaPronunciation: /-viə/

uncountable or countable
  • Example sentences
    • Many vineyards are located on valley bottoms underlain by alluvium which can provide deep, free-draining soils of variable grain size.
    • The measured soil parameters at the sites were within the normal range for bottomland hardwood soils of Mississippi River alluvium.
    • In the east, which is lower and flatter, river gravels and alluvium from the North Sea have produced dark, rich soils.
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