Fluviomarine meaning

flo͝o'vē-ō-mə-rēn'
Relating to or being deposits, especially near the mouth of a river, formed by the combined action of river and sea.
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Relating to deposits, especially near the mouth of a river, formed by the combined action of river and sea.
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(geology) Formed by the joint action of a river and the sea.

A fluviomarine deposit at the mouth of a river.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Origin of fluviomarine

  • Latin fluvius river fluvial marine
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Latin fluvius river + English marine.
    From Wiktionary