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Origin: L. Diluvium. See dilute, deluge.
(Science: geology) a deposit of superficial loam, sand, gravel, stones, etc, caused by former action of flowing waters, or the melting of glacial ice.
The accumulation of matter by the ordinary operation of water is termed alluvium.
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