Alluvium

Alluvium

Origin: L, neut. Of alluvius. See Alluvious.

(Science: geology) deposits of earth, sand, gravel, and other transported matter, made by rivers, floods, or other causes, upon land not permanently submerged beneath the waters of lakes or seas.

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