Definitions of alluvion:
  • noun:   gradual formation of new land, by recession of the sea or deposit of sediment
  • noun:   clay or silt or gravel carried by rushing streams and deposited where the stream slows down
  • noun:   the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land

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