Atterrate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Atterrate To fill up with alluvial earth.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • atterrate To fill up with earth, especially with alluvium.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
It. atterrare,cf. LL. atterrare, to cast to earth); L. ad, + terra, earth, land