floodplain Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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floodplainnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈflʌdˌpleɪn/
an ​area of ​flatland near a ​river that is often ​flooded when the ​riverbecomes too ​full
(Definition of floodplain from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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floodplainnoun [C]

 us   /ˈflʌdˌpleɪn/
earth science an ​area of ​low, ​flatland near a ​river that often ​floods when the ​level of the ​riverrises and ​flows over ​itssides
(Definition of floodplain from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “floodplain”
in Chinese (Simplified) 洪泛区,涝原,漫滩…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洪泛區,澇原,漫灘…
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