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out•washˈaʊtˌwɒʃ, -ˌwɔʃ(n.)

  1. material, chiefly sand or gravel, deposited by meltwater streams in front of a glacier.

    Category: Geology

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  1. outwash(Noun)

    The sediment (mostly sand and gravel) deposited by water flowing from a melting glacier


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