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ri·par·i·an

 (rĭ-pâr′ē-ən)
adj.
Of, on, or relating to the banks of a natural course of water.

[From Latin rīpārius, from rīpa, bank.]

riparian

(raɪˈpɛərɪən) or

riparial

adj
1. (Environmental Science) of, inhabiting, or situated on the bank of a river
2. (Law) denoting or relating to the legal rights of the owner of land on a river bank, such as fishing or irrigation
n
(Law) property law a person who owns land on a river bank
[C19: from Latin rīpārius, from rīpa a river bank]

ri•par•i•an

(rɪˈpɛər i ən, raɪ-)

adj.
of, situated, or dwelling on the bank of a river or other body of water.
[1840–50; < Latin rīpāri(us) that frequents riverbanks (rīp(a) bank of a river1 + -ārius -ary) + -an1]

riparian

a dweller on the bank of a river. — riparian, adj.
See also: Rivers
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.riparian - of or relating to or located on the banks of a river or stream; "riparian land"
Translations

riparian

[raɪˈpɛərɪən]
A. ADJribereño
B. Nribereño/a m/f

riparian

adj (form)Ufer-; riparian rightUferanliegerrecht nt