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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The phenomenon of gravel accumulating.

Usage examples (36)
  • This process, called sedimentation, is dependent on the physical properties of the solid matter and water.
  • Water treatments such as sedimentation and filtration can significantly reduce the number of pathogens in water.
  • And over time, the "sedimentation" of those choices can narrow our sense of the possible.
  • The team settled on the approach after two years 'trying to use gravity to assemble components through' sedimentation '. for more
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