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eluvial

[ih-loo-vee-uh l] /ɪˈlu vi əl/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to eluviation or eluvium.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; eluvi(um) + -al1
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  • The eluvial parent material for these soils contains some limestone rock fragments.
  • eluvial placers have been referred to as residual deposits.

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