Examples of alluvion in a Sentence
the nonstop torrential rains were threatening to produce an alluvion of biblical proportions
Legal Definition of alluvion
: material (as clay, silt, sand, or gravel) deposited by running water; especially : the land added by the gradual or imperceptible accumulation of such material along a bank or shore alluvion formed in front of the property of several owners is divided equitably — Louisiana Civil Code
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up alluvion? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).