- sub·del·ta·ic, adjective
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How to use deltaic in a sentence
Climate-related factors have also driven a steady exodus out of flood-prone, deltaic Bangladesh into Assam.
The worst cattle are to be found always in the deltaic tracts, but there their place is to a large extent taken by buffaloes.
The stream now known as the Hugli represents three western deltaic distributaries of the Ganges—viz.
Like other deltaic distributaries, they are subject to sudden changes in their channels, and to constant silting up.
The villages are built on artificially raised sites, or the high banks of the deltaic streams.
Thereafter, except for deltaic patches at Marsa Susa and Derna, the shore is all precipitous.