Synonyms for drainage area

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The total loss in the drainage area of Pompton River was $350,000.

Three mains have since been added, giving the city water from a drainage area of seventy-four square miles.

Its drainage area includes the slopes of both the Colombian and Venezuelan Andes.

In a certain Colorado drainage area, the drainage channel is normally dry except after a rainfall of one-half inch or more.

The greater part of the country belongs, however, to the drainage area of the Congo river.

The whole of the hill country north of Asmara belongs to the drainage area of the Baraka or Anseba.

About 63% of the area lies in the basin of the Mekong river and 37% in the Salween drainage area.

Therefore the figure 11.74 represents a conservative mean for a calculation of total amount of water over the drainage area.

No important tributary is received, and the drainage area does not exceed 240 sq. m.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DRAINAGE AREA

drainage basin

nounarea for water draining
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