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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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Declividade Peso Declividades ate 6% (formas de topos planos com 1: Muito Fraca drenagem de fraco entalhamento) Declividades entre 6 e 12% (forma de topos planos 2: Fraca ou ligeiramente convexizados com canais de drenagem de fraco entalhamento) Declividades entre 12 a 20% (formas de topos 3: Media convexos de pequena dimensao Inter fluvial e canais pouco entalhados e formas de topos convexos ou planos de dimensao interfluvial pouco maior e canais mediamente entalhados) Formas com topos planos e convexos e amplos com 4: Alta canais de forte entalhamento.
Sanhueza J (1982) Avances en las investigaciones sobre la pre historia de la costa interfluvial de Iquique, I Region, Chile.
2006a), donde la explotacion de los recursos locales provenientes de distintos microambientes fueron determinantes para explicar la ubicacion de las ocupaciones: canteras, vertientes, arroyo estable, vegas forrajeras, vertientes en el salar, y vegetacion interfluvial y arborea de oasis de caracter estacional.
The area is characterized by highly unstable soils that are prone to erosion, as evidenced by extensive areas of severe gully erosion on the interfluvial areas adjacent to stream channels [13].
A survey of necrophagous blowflies (Diptera: Oestroidea) in the Amazonas-Negro interfluvial region (Brazilian Amazon).
El territorio que he venido mencionando se situa mas alla de las fronteras de los espanoles al norte del Virreinato de Nueva Granada, mas especificamente se trata de la selva interfluvial que se extiende entre los rios Cesar al este y Magdalena al oeste; la Depresion Momposina al sur y al norte hasta la Cienaga Grande y Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Reichel-Dolmatoff, 1946).
Cypella charruana has been found on the border between Santana do Livramento municipality, southern Brazil, and Rivera and Artigas departments, northern Uruguay, in the front of the geomorphologic unit "Cuesta de Haedo" or "Planalto da Campanha" (Muller Filho, 1970; IBGE, 1986), in high interfluvial sources, among native grasslands in moist soils, generally clayey and not very deep, developing on volcanic rocks to the "Serra Geral" geological formation (Gordon Junior, 1947; Paulipetro, 1981; Melfi et al.