Deposition

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Deposition

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Deposition:

By Charity Manomano Deposition

Definition :

It is the dropping of sediment or particles by water, wind, or ice. Definition

Deposition:

Deposition Water is the main agent of deposition. Rain washes sediment off the land into rivers. The river carry it along.

Deposition:

Deposition Rivers slow down when they enter oceans or lakes. They drop sediment to form landforms such as deltas and floodplains .

Delta:

Delta A delta is a deposit of sediment that builds up at a river’s mouth.

Floodplain:

Floodplain Rivers deposit sediment outside their banks to form flood plains.

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