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colluvium (s) (noun); colluviums, colluvia (pl)
Any of various kinds of sediment deposited by rainwash, removal of fine-grained, surface material by sheets of flowing water, or slow continuous downslope activities; usually at the base of a cliff or slope: Hubert and the other geographers studied the colluvia in the mountains in an effort to understand the results of weather, wind, gravity, flowing water, etc. on the build up of soils in the geological areas.
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