|a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.|
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
|alluvium (ə-l'vē-əm) Pronunciation Key
Plural alluviums or alluvia
Sand, silt, clay, gravel, or other matter deposited by flowing water, as in a riverbed, floodplain, delta, or alluvial fan. Alluvium is generally considered a young deposit in terms of geologic time.