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Detailed Translations for alluvion from English to Dutch


alluvion [the ~] noun

  1. the alluvion (beating of the waves; wash)
    omslaan van golven; de golfslag

Translation Matrix for alluvion:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
golfslag alluvion; beating of the waves; wash
omslaan van golven alluvion; beating of the waves; wash
- alluvial deposit; alluvial sediment; alluvium; deluge; flood; inundation

Synonyms for "alluvion":

Related Definitions for "alluvion":

  1. clay or silt or gravel carried by rushing streams and deposited where the stream slows down1
  2. the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land1
  3. gradual formation of new land, by recession of the sea or deposit of sediment1

Wiktionary Translations for alluvion:

  1. geologie|nld het losse materiaal (regoliet) dat als sediment door een rivier is afgezet, alluviaal