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alluvion

noun

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  1. a great flow of water or of something that overwhelms <the nonstop torrential rains were threatening to produce an alluvion of biblical proportions> Synonyms flood, bath, cataclysm, cataract, deluge, flood tide, inundation, Niagara, overflow, spate, torrentRelated Words current, river, stream, tide; cloudburst, discharge, flush, gush, outflow, outpouring; flux, inflow, influx; engulfment, washout; avalanche, blizzard; cascade, waterfall; excess, glut, overabundance, overage, overkill, overmuch, oversupply, superabundance, superfluity, surfeit, surplusNear Antonyms dribble, drip, trickleAntonyms drought (also drouth)




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