The village to which we were going was on one of these deltas.
They are usually met with along our creeks and rivers, or in the deltas of our rivers.
The deltas of the Nile, Ganges, and Mississippi are among the most noted.
In the deltas of southern India irrigation is only practised during the monsoon season.
All the phenomena, organic and inorganic, imply conditions nowhere to be met with except in the deltas of large rivers.
It was a bitterly cold night in late February when the Nu Deltas took the freshmen for their "walk."
In such places flat land is found only on the alluvial fans and deltas.
Sedimentation is still going on at river mouths and along the coasts, where deltas are being built and mangrove thickets flourish.
Now that West-African war-drum had been made to signal across estuaries and deltas.
It was however possible to resist temptation, to cling to the side of right, to defy and overcome the deltas.