alluvia


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al·lu·vi·a

 (ə-lo͞o′vē-ə)
n.
A plural of alluvium.
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In the city of Tado, known for its large Afro-Colombian population, each gold digger is his own master and the gold is removed from alluvia by using a plant mixture.
Close your eyes, and listen to alluvia, indigo root,
Half-rings remember decisions, abandonings, the rich alluvia yoke the river -- so restless and forgetful -- to the past.