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Meaning of "subbasin" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUBBASIN

subbasin  [ˈsʌbˌbeɪsən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUBBASIN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Subbasin is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SUBBASIN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Subbasin

A subbasin is a structural geologic feature where a basin forms within a larger basin. It is sometimes spelled "sub-basin" depending on an author's preference, but the predominant form is "subbasin". Some subbasins are referred to as "sags", although that term has a broader definition than a subbasin does. The term subbasin has common use in geologic literature, but has yet to be included in the API Glossary of Geology.

Definition of subbasin in the English dictionary

The definition of subbasin in the dictionary is a geographical basin within a larger basin.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUBBASIN


Addison
ˈædɪsən
alison
ˈælɪsən
basin
ˈbeɪsən
bison
ˈbaɪsən
chasten
ˈtʃeɪsən
comparison
kəmˈpærɪsən
Dyson
ˈdaɪsən
Edison
ˈɛdɪsən
freemason
ˈfriːˌmeɪsən
Harrison
ˈhærɪsən
hasten
ˈheɪsən
interbasin
ˌɪntəˈbeɪsən
Jason
ˈdʒeɪsən
listen
ˈlɪsən
madison
ˈmædɪsən
mason
ˈmeɪsən
Morrison
ˈmɒrɪsən
stonemason
ˈstəʊnˌmeɪsən
Tyson
ˈtaɪsən
washbasin
ˈwɒʃˌbeɪsən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUBBASIN

subaudible
subaudio
subaudition
subaural
subauricular
subaverage
subaxial
subaxillary
subbase
subbasement
subbass
subbed
subbie
subbing
subbituminous
subblock
subbreed
subbureau
Subbuteo
subcabinet

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUBBASIN

Amazon basin
Banjarmasin
catch basin
catchment basin
coal basin
cytochalasin
drainage basin
Great Basin
hand basin
moccasin
pedestal basin
pudding basin
river basin
sarrasin
slop basin
sugar basin
tidal basin
vanity basin
wash-hand basin
water moccasin

Synonyms and antonyms of subbasin in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «subbasin» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUBBASIN

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The translations of subbasin from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «subbasin» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

凹陷
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

subcuenca
570 millions of speakers

English

subbasin
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

subbasin
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

subbasin
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

суббассейна
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sub-bacia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

subbasin
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sous-bassin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Subkelas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Teilgebiet
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

subbasin
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

subbasin
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Subbasin
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tiểu lưu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

subbasin
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उपबाजीन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

akımın geldiği
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sottobacino
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

subbasin
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

суббассейна
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

subbasin
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

υπερλεκάνης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

subbasin
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

underreservoar
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

subbasin
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of subbasin

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUBBASIN»

The term «subbasin» is normally little used and occupies the 117.785 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUBBASIN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about subbasin

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUBBASIN»

Discover the use of subbasin in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to subbasin and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Evaluation of geohydrologic framework, recharge estimates, ...
The principal sources of recharge to the Joshua Tree ground-water subbasin are runoff of precipitation from the Little San Bernardino Mountains to the south and ground-water underflow from the neighboring Warren Valley ground-water ...
2
Fine-Grained Turbidite Systems: AAPG Memoir 72
Most likely one subbasin was the site of active sand transport, while the other experienced hemipelagic sedimentation and/or deposition from very dilute muddy turbidity currents. Fine-scale correlation of the deposits of the Tanqua and  ...
Arnold H. Bouma, Charles Gomer Stone, 2000
3
Geological Survey Professional Paper
A regional framework increases the extrapolative value of subbasin-scale studies by systematically quantifying the interactions among processes, properties, and climatic factors producing runoff and ground-water recharge. The objective of ...
4
Proceedings of the Seventh Federal Interagency Sedimentation ...
Land-use data from Kansas Applied Remote Sensing Program (l993)] Potential contributing area, in percentage of subbasin, for selected potential-runoff conditions Land use. in percentage ofsubbasin Subbasin 1.0» Very low Extremely low ...
‎2001
5
Regions to Streams: Spatial and Temporal Variation in Stream ...
For each model, site-scale variables that are hierarchically connected to subbasin-scale variables and are listed next to one another in the table columns. The Bayesian Information Criterion or BIC value allows for a comparison of model ...
Rebecca L. Flitcroft, 2007
6
Groundwater hydrology of the upper Klamath basin, Oregon and ...
Heads in the Lower Klamath Lake subbasin and Klamath Valley are similar; however, in the Klamath Hills. whieh separate the two subbasins, heads are slightly higher, indieating loeal reeharge or regional diseharge. The higher heads eause ...
7
Estimated water use and availability in the Pawcatuck Basin, ...
The Chipuxet subbasin (36.93 mi2 drainage area) is in the eastern section of the Pawcatuck Basin in Rhode Island. Towns in the subbasin include Charlestown, Exeter, North Kingstown, Richmond, and South Kingstown (fig. 3). Land areas ...
8
Review of Strategies for Recovering Tributary Habitat
The basic elements of a subbasin plan are described in a recent posting on the Council's website: (www.nwcouncil.org/fw/subbasinplanning/admin/ recommendations.htm) “Any subbasin plan adopted into the Program must consist of three ...
Robert E. Bilby, 2009
9
Petroleum Systems in the Southern Gulf of Mexico: AAPG Memoir 90
In the south-central part of the Macuspana subbasin, shale diapirism, and evacuation phenomena are evident in Oligocene–Miocene strata, which strongly influenced the geometry of Pliocene–Pleistocene rocks (Figure 12b). Both salt and ...
Claudio Bartolini, Juan Rogelio Roman Ramos, 2010
10
Pesticide compounds in streamwater in the Delaware River ...
0 20 40 60 80 Smoothed curve, less than 30 percent urban land in subbasin Smoothed curve, urban land greater than or equal to 30 percent of subbasin Smoothed curve, all values Uncensored concentration, less than 30 percent urban land ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUBBASIN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term subbasin is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Soiseth: Historic vote places Turlock on path toward reliable drinking …
For proof, look no further than the Modesto Subbasin, where groundwater levels have risen more than 40 feet in the two decades since a similar surface water ... «The Turlock Journal, Jul 15»
2
Draft Basin Boundary Regulations Released
Internal Boundary Revisions, which would adjust the location of a boundary between subbasins, within a basin or the shared boundary between adjacent basins ... «JD Supra, Jul 15»
3
County water agency gets approval for well-monitoring program.
This map, from MCWRA's monitoring plan, shows the Corral de Tierra subbasin. The area in gray is federal land, owned by the Army Corps of Engineers, within ... «Monterey County Weekly, Mar 15»
4
Supervisors move ahead with plan to form Paso Robles water district
Supervisors voted 4-1 to recommend that the Atascadero subbasin be excluded from the district. The subbasin includes the Atascadero and Templeton areas ... «The San Luis Obispo Tribune, Jan 15»
5
New Groundwater Model Can Help Address Growing Water Demands
The study emphasized the Central Willamette subbasin, which extends from south of Portland to just south of Salem. Groundwater in the subbasin provides ... «United States Geological Survey, Oct 14»
6
Winnemucca Petroglyphs: Oldest Rock Art in North America Dates …
Dr Benson with colleagues used several methods to date the petroglyphs, including determining when the water level the Winnemucca Lake subbasin – which ... «Sci-News.com, Aug 13»
7
Water purchase to supply new homes, protect stream flows in Skagit …
This water supply will provide mitigation water for as many as 77 new homes and protect stream flows in the Nookachamps Creek subbasin. An acre-foot equals ... «Access Washington, Jul 13»
8
U.S. Supreme Court rules in cross-border water rights dispute …
The Signatory States shall have equal rights to the use of runoff originating in subbasin 5 and undesignated water flowing into subbasin 5, so long as the flow of ... «Lexology, Jun 13»
9
Big Chino: The big water bank
The assumption among hydrologists is that subbasins have a hydrologic connection with adjoining subbasins within the same groundwater basin, while the ... «Verde Independent, May 09»
10
Rising Calls to Regulate California Groundwater
Since 2006 the surface of the aquifer, in the Kaweah subbasin of the San Joaquin basin, has dropped 50 feet as farmers pumped deeper, Mr. Watte says. «New York Times, May 09»

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« EDUCALINGO. Subbasin [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/subbasin>. Nov 2019 ».
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