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braided channel

[ breyd-id chan-l ]
/ ˈbreɪ dɪd ˈtʃæn l /
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noun
a network of channels formed in a river that has a great amount of sediment and a fluctuating pattern of discharge: the braiding effect is created by the formation of braid bars, around which the individual channels flow.
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Also called braid·ed riv·er [brey-did riv-er], /ˈbreɪ dɪd ˈrɪv ər/, braid·ed stream [brey-did streem] /ˈbreɪ dɪd ˈstrim/ .

Origin of braided channel

First recorded in 1900–05

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