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Sediment | Define Sediment at Dictionary.com


Sediment definition, the matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid; lees; dregs. See more.

Sediment | Definition of Sediment by Merriam-Webster


material that sinks to the bottom of a liquid. : material (such as stones and sand) that is carried into water by water, wind, etc. Source: Merriam-Webster's ...

Sediment and Suspended Sediment (Water Properties), USGS ...


May 2, 2016 ... Sediment-laden water from a tributary, where development is probably taking place, entering the clearer Chattahoochee River near Atlanta, ...

Sediment - Science Daily


Sediment is any particulate matter that can be transported by fluid flow and which eventually is deposited as a layer of solid particles on the bed or bottom of a ...

sediment - National Geographic Society


Jun 4, 2011 ... Encyclopedic entry. Sediment is solid material that is moved and deposited in a new location. Sediment can consist of rocks and minerals, ...

Sediment Synonyms, Sediment Antonyms | Thesaurus.com


Synonyms for sediment at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Dictionary and Word of the Day.

sediment - Wiktionary


sediment (plural sediments) ... The Nile delta is composed of sediment that was washed down and deposited at ... (intransitive) To be deposited as a sediment.

marine sediment | oceanography | Britannica.com


Marine sediment, any deposit of insoluble material, primarily rock and soil particles, transported from land areas to the ocean by wind, ice, and rivers, as well as ...



Useless to point out that there really is no wacky world of Sediment, that our lives are only sitcom material in the way that Steptoe and Son or Hancock were once ...

Total Sediment Thickness of the World's Oceans and Marginal Seas ...


Total sediment thickness of the world oceans available from the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) and collocated World Data ...

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sediment - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com


Sediment is the accumulation of sand and dirt that settles in the bottom of lakes. Sediment is also what you get in the bottom of a glass of iced tea when the sugar  ...



Initiated in late 2013, SEDIMENT is an artist-run gallery and retail store located in Richmond Virginia. The gallery at SEDIMENT showcases relevant and ...

Sediment - Chesapeake Bay Program


Sediment is made up of loose particles of sand, silt and clay. It is a natural part of the Chesapeake Bay, created by the weathering of rocks and soil. In excess ...