Meaning of DELTAIC in English


(ˈ)del|tāik adjective

or del·tic ˈ ̷ ̷tik

Etymology: delta (I) + -ic

1. : of, like, relating to, or typical of a delta

deltaic deposits

deltaic accumulation of silt

also : constituting a delta

a deltaic area

2. often capitalized : arising or originating in the Nile delta

early deltaic civilization

the Deltaic dynasties of ancient Egypt

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