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Diluvial

[də-LOO-vee-əl]

Part of speech: adjective

Origin: Latin, mid 17th century

1.

Relating to a flood or floods, especially the biblical flood.

Examples of Diluvial in a sentence

"The diluvial rain transformed the barren field into a temporary lake."

"City planners needed to ensure nothing was built on the diluvial plains."

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