anabranch


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anabranch

[′an·ə‚branch]
(hydrology)
A diverging branch of a stream or river that loses itself in sandy soil or rejoins the main flow downstream.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Yang, "A supercritical C[O.sub.2] Brayton cycle with a bleeding anabranch used in coal-fired power plants," Energy, 2017
In the Anabranch Flood fold, Armada Analytics will take a different approach to flood risk assessment and counsel than other flood determination companies to ensure a better consumer experience.
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