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GEMET General Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus

alluvion

Definition

An overflowing; an inundation or flood, especially when the water is charged with much suspended material. (Source: BJGEO)

Themes
  • soil
Groups
  • LITHOSPHERE (soil, geological processes)
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Scope note

Scope note is not available.

Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/341