Abluvion \Ab*lu"vi*on\, n. [LL. abluvio. See {Abluent}.] That which is washed off. [R.] --Dwight. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • abluvion — † aˈbluvion Obs. 0 [ad. med.L. ablūviōn em for ablūvium, f. ab away + luĕre to wash. Cf. alluvion.] That which is washed away. Webster and Worcester cite Dwight …   Useful english dictionary

  • abluvion — noun That which is washed off. Dwight …   Wiktionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”