- a flow of soil or fine-grained sediment mixed with water down a steep unstable slope
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mud•flow (mud′flō′),USA pronunciation n. [Geol.]
- Geologya flow of mixed earth debris containing a large amount of water.
- Geologythe dried-out product of such a flow. Also called mud slide, mudspate.
- mud + flow 1900–05
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mudflow /ˈmʌdˌfləʊ/ n
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