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alluvium

noun [U]
 
 
/əˈluː.vi.əm/ specialized
earth and sand that has been left by rivers, floods, etc.
(河流或洪水)冲积形成的,淤积的
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alluvial
 
 
/əˈluː.vi.əl/ adjective
an alluvial plain
冲积平原
Some alluvial deposits are a rich source of diamonds.
一些冲积矿床富含钻石。
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Translations of “alluvium”
in Chinese (Traditional) (河流或洪水)沖積形成的,淤積的…
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