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distributary

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A branch of a river or glacier which flows away from the mainstream and does not return to it.

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distributary channel

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.

A natural stream channel that branches from a trunk stream which it may or may not rejoin. It occurs typically on the surface of an alluvial fan or delta, where it may be part of a complex,...

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distributary

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A branch of a river or glacier which flows away from the mainstream and does not return to it.

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distributary

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 20 words.

A branch of a river or glacier which flows away from the mainstream and does not return to it.

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distributary

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 20 words.

A branch of a river or glacier which flows away from the mainstream and does not return to it.

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distributary channel

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 84 words.

A natural stream channel that branches from a trunk stream which it may or may not rejoin. It occurs typically

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distributary channel

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 83 words.

A natural stream channel that branches from a trunk stream which it may or may not rejoin. It occurs typically

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distributary channel

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 83 words.

A natural stream channel that branches from a trunk stream which it may or may not rejoin. It occurs typically

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distributary channel

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 84 words.

A natural stream channel that branches from a trunk stream which it may or may not rejoin. It occurs typically

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anabranching channel

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 48 words.

A type of distributary river channel that separates from its trunk stream and may flow parallel to it for several

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anabranching channel

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 47 words.

A type of *distributary channel that separates from its trunk stream and may flow parallel to it for several

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