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Catchment area   /kˈætʃmənt ˈɛriə/   Listen
Catchment area

noun
1.
The entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet.  Synonyms: basin, catchment basin, drainage area, drainage basin, river basin, watershed.






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Words linked to "Catchment area" :   geographic region, geographical area, drainage area, geographical region, retention basin, detention basin, geographic area



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