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Definitions of sediment

  1. deposit as a sediment Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. settle as sediment Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The matter which subsides to the bottom, frrom water or any other liquid; settlings; lees; dregs. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The solid substance which settles at the bottom of a liquid; dregs; lees; settlings; in geology, matter deposited, as by water. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. That which settles at the bottom of a liquid. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. Matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. The matter which subsides to the bottom of liquor; lees; dregs. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. The matter which subsides or settles at the bottom of a liquid; lees; dregs. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. Sedimentary. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for sediment

  1. 8. The sediment carried by the mountain torrents continues to be deposited but, having created the lowlands, new deposits delay their exploitation. – Area Handbook for Albania by Eugene K. Keefe Sarah Jane Elpern William Giloane James M. Moore, Jr. Stephen Peters Eston T. White
  2. I should think that some sediment had been shaken up in it. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
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