Translation of "delta" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈdel.tə/ us /-t̬ə/

geography an area of low, flat land, sometimes shaped like a triangle, where a river divides into several smaller rivers before flowing into the sea

the Mississippi delta
the delta of the Nile

(Translation of “delta” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈdeltə/

a roughly triangular area of land formed at the mouth of a river which reaches the sea in two or more branches

the Nile delta.

(Translation of “delta” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)