Definition of Overwash. Meaning of Overwash. Synonyms of Overwash

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Definition of Overwash

Overwash
Overwash O`ver*wash", v. t. To overflow. --Holinshed.

Meaning of Overwash from wikipedia

- Overwash is the flow of water and sediment over a coastal dune or beach crest during storm events (or other situations with high water). 'Overwash' may...
- Antarctica. Migration and overwash Water levels may be higher than the island during storm events. This situation can lead to overwash, which brings sand from...
- the identification of deposits left by storms. Most commonly, these are overwash deposits in waterbodies close to the coast; other means are oxygen isotope...
- Beach erosion and wave overwash in Harvey Cedars, New Jersey...
- sediment may be occasionally be deposited in a lagoon when storm waves overwash barrier islands. Mangroves and marsh plants can facilitate the ac****ulation...
- increase IGF-1 generation which in turn increases sebum production. Overwashing the skin does not cause sebum overproduction but may cause dryness. When...
- usually run all the way up to the dune in waves during a minor flood. Overwash may occur on s****line roads. Li****uard structures and beach concession...
- discharge from rivers by a wave, current, and wind action into beaches, overwash flats, and dunes, engulfment of mainland beach ridges (ridges developed...
- slip under the waves but they will likely become uninhabitable due to overwashing waves" ClimateWire and Scientific American April 12, 2013 Storlazzi,...
- established in the numerous primary and secondary sand dune systems, s****line overwash, marine estuaries, and upland areas. The park offers scenic beauty and...
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