aggradation definition

  • noun:
    • accretion or deposition
    • The work or process of aggrading, or the condition of being aggraded; in geology, the work of aggrading, like in depositing detritus upon a valley flooring, the pitch for the depositing stream being maintained at an almost constant worth.

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