Definitions For Alluvion


  • Clay or silt or gravel carried by rushing streams and deposited where the stream slows down
  • The rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land
  • Gradual formation of new land, by recession of the sea or deposit of sediment

Is Alluvion a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Alluvion is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Alluvion in a Sentence

  • The nonstop torrential rains were threatening to produce an alluvion of biblical proportions

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Antonyms for Alluvion

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