- alluvial fan,
- alluvial mining,
- alluvial plain
Origin of allusive
Examples from the Web for allusive
This is about as explicit as 1Q84 ever gets, and even here the sense of things is allusive.
It is divided into narrative, representative, and allusive or parabolical poetry.
There was something in this allusive change of epithet that gave Julia a little more courage.Guy Mannering, or The Astrologer, Complete, Illustrated|Sir Walter Scott
Henry James, Senior, dealt with such things in the most allusive and paradoxical terms.The Letters of William James, Vol. 1|William James
My indictment will be short, as some of the parties is not present to which you have been allusive.
Immersed in a subject with which they were all familiar, they were allusive, elliptic, and persistently technical.The Riddle of the Sands|Erskine Childers