alluvio

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Etymology[edit]

From alluō (wash against, bathe), from ad (to, towards, at) + luō (wash).

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alluviō f (genitive alluviōnis); third declension

  1. The act of washing upon or overflowing, inundation, flood.
  2. (law) An addition made to land by deposition of silt or soil by water, alluvion.

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Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative alluviō alluviōnēs
genitive alluviōnis alluviōnum
dative alluviōnī alluviōnibus
accusative alluviōnem alluviōnēs
ablative alluviōne alluviōnibus
vocative alluviō alluviōnēs

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