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deltaic

[del-tey-ik] /dɛlˈteɪ ɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or like a delta.
2.
forming or having a delta.
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Related forms
subdeltaic, adjective
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  • It was less a determined, swift river than a lacework of deltaic streams working their way along twisted channels.
  • Rocks in the northern areas of the basin include shelf carbonates, shales, and deltaic sandstones.

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