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Fluvial vs. Alluvial

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Fluvialadjective

Of, pertaining to, inhabiting, or produced by the action of a river or stream

Alluvialadjective

Pertaining to the soil deposited by a stream.

Fluvialadjective

Belonging to rivers; growing or living in streams or ponds; as, a fluvial plant.

Alluvialnoun

A deposition of sediment over a long period of time by a river; an alluvial layer.

Fluvialadjective

of or relating to or happening in a river;

‘fluvial deposits’;

Alluvialnoun

Alluvial soil; specifically, in Australia, gold-bearing alluvial soil.

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Fluvialadjective

of or found in a river

‘fluvial processes’; ‘fluvial deposits’;

Alluvialnoun

Alluvial soil; specif., in Australia, gold-bearing alluvial soil.

Alluvialadjective

Pertaining to, contained in, or composed of, alluvium; relating to the deposits made by flowing water; washed away from one place and deposited in another; as, alluvial soil, mud, accumulations, deposits.

Alluvialadjective

of or relating to alluvium

Alluvialadjective

relating to or derived from alluvium

‘rich alluvial soils’;

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