Definitions for riparianrɪˈpɛər i ən, raɪ-
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ri•par•i•anrɪˈpɛər i ən, raɪ-(adj.)
of, situated, or dwelling on the bank of a river or other body of water.
Origin of riparian:
1840–50; < L rīpāri(us) that frequents riverbanks (rīp(a) bank of a river1+-ārius -ary ) + -an1
of or relating to or located on the banks of a river or stream
Of or relating to the bank of a river or stream.
Origin: From riparius .
of or pertaining to the bank of a river; as, riparian rights
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