streambed

[streem-bed]

Origin of streambed

First recorded in 1855–60; stream + bed
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Historical Examples of streambed

  • Morning dawned gloomily; there was a light mist hanging over the streambed, and much of the sky was turgid with clouds.

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    Jim Wannamaker