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1. Deposition
The settlement or accumulation of material out of the water column and onto the stream bed. Occurs when the energy of flowing water is unable to support the load of suspended sediment.

2. Depositional areas
Local zones with in a stream where the energy of flowing water is reduced and suspended material settles out, accumulating on the streambed. (Compare scoured areas.)

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