Definition of Floodplain in English :

Define Floodplain in English

Floodplain meaning in English

Meaning of Floodplain in English

Pronunciation of Floodplain in English

Floodplain pronunciation in English

Pronounce Floodplain in English


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1. flood plain, floodplain

a low plain adjacent to a river that is formed chiefly of river sediment and is subject to flooding

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the flat area bordering a river, composed of sediment deposited during flooding

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see synonyms of floodplain
A plain bordering a river and subject to flooding at times of high water.

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