Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “alluvium”

See all translations

alluvium

noun [U]
 
 
/əˈluː.vi.əm/ specialized
earth and sand that has been left by rivers, floods, etc.
(河流或洪水)沖積形成的,淤積的
The Earth and outer space - general words
alluvial
 
 
/əˈluː.vi.əl/ adjective
an alluvial plain
沖積平原
Some alluvial deposits are a rich source of diamonds.
一些沖積礦床富含鑽石。
The Earth and outer space - general words
Translations of “alluvium”
in Chinese (Simplified) (河流或洪水)冲积形成的,淤积的…
(Definition of alluvium from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “alluvium” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

make believe

believing or imagining things that appear to be attractive or exciting, but are not real

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More