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Synonyms for alluvionəˈlu vi ən

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  1. alluvion(noun)

    gradual formation of new land, by recession of the sea or deposit of sediment

    alluvial sediment, flood, inundation, alluvial deposit, deluge, alluvium

  2. flood, inundation, deluge, alluvion(noun)

    the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land

    alluvial sediment, waterspout, pelter, soaker, deluge, floodlight, cloudburst, rising tide, overflow, alluvial deposit, flood, downpour, alluvion, alluvium, flowage, inundation, flood tide, flood lamp, photoflood, outpouring, torrent

  3. alluvial sediment, alluvial deposit, alluvium, alluvion(noun)

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

    alluvial sediment, flood, inundation, alluvion, alluvial deposit, alluvium, deluge


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