mudflow

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmʌdˌfləʊ/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(mudflō′)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
mud•flow  (mudflō′),USA pronunciation n. [Geol.]
  1. Geologya flow of mixed earth debris containing a large amount of water.
  2. Geologythe dried-out product of such a flow. Also called  mud slide, mudspate. 
  • mud + flow 1900–05

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
mudflow /ˈmʌdˌfləʊ/ n
  1. a flow of soil or fine-grained sediment mixed with water down a steep unstable slope
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