interfluve


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in·ter·fluve

 (ĭn′tər-flo͞ov′)
n.
The region of higher land between two rivers that are in the same drainage system.

[Back-formation from interfluvial : inter- + fluvial.]

in′ter·flu′vi·al adj.

interfluve

(ˈɪntəˌfluːv)
n
(Physical Geography) a ridge or area of land dividing two river valleys
[C20: back formation from interfluvial, from inter- + Latin fluvius river]
ˌinterˈfluvial adj
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The Sarmatian sandstones and sands in the interfluve of Kura and Iori are stained with oil.
Therefore, the interpreted depositional setting is that of a mostly waterlogged interfluve adjacent to low-sinuosity fluvial channels.
In the wake of the Bolshevik revolution of 1917, the region's ethnic Romanian majority elected to join the interfluve to Romania; in December 1918, following Romania's acquisition of ethnic Romanian lands formerly held by Bulgaria, Austria-Hungary and Russia, the creation of a 'Greater Romanian' state was declared.
The data of ancient river deposits within the Volga-Kama interfluve are known for over 150 years.
Moose also survived extirpation in the Meshcherskaya Lowland [5], the boggy interfluve of the Volga and Oka Rivers (Severtsev 1854, Kulagin 1932).
The occurrence of wagon wheels in two kurgans of the Yama culture allow us to assert that this type of wheeled transport first appeared in the Volga--Ural interfluve in the first half of the third millennium BC.
Archaeological finds of cultured crops in ancient settlements of the Prut-Dniester Interfluve.
Soil Landform Slope Aspect series element ([degrees]) ([degrees]) A Glendhu Interfluve 7 270 B Glendhu Upper 12 250 midslope C Pioneer Toeslope 5 250 E Nardoo Midslope 35 35 G Mahinerangi Upper 18 10 midslope I Glendhu Headwall 14 315 midslope Vegetation (% cover) T M H G S K F A 35 25 20 20 B 50 25 15 C 30 35 5 5 15 E 30 5 10 20 30 7 G 45 30 10 10 5 I 30 30 20 15 5
The location, dominating a gorge that is a strategic avenue of communication between the Meuse and the Meuse-Sambre interfluve plateau, suggests the importance of game spotting and ambush hunting at BL.
We have researched cryosolic soils of alas ecosystems of interfluves of Lena and Amga and interfluve of Tiung and Tiukyan rivers in left-bank part of Vilyuy River.
However, he was the first to group Viljandi/Fellin, Valmiera/Wolmar and Koknese/Kokenhusen on the basis of their location on interfluve spurs (1939, 271).
Soilscape analysis at different scales using pattern indices in the Jarama-Henares interfluve and Henares River valley, Central Spain.