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alluvial Line breaks: al¦lu|vial
Pronunciation: /əˈl(j)uːvɪəl/

Definition of alluvial in English:


Relating to or derived from alluvium: rich alluvial soils
More example sentences
  • Above these sedimentary rocks is a sequence of interbedded alluvial floodplain deposits and palaeosols.
  • A tube containing 6 grams of alluvial gold from the Cernavaia River also has a bicolor character.
  • Silicate minerals constitute most alluvial sediment on Earth.

Words that rhyme with alluvial

diluvial, fluvial, pluvial
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