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Silting (Jbyq)

Definition
The filling in of a river or harbor bottom by the deposition of sediment. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Siltation
Silting up
Broader Term
Deterioration by environmental action (Jby)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Biodeterioration (Jbyb)
Fouling (Naval architecture) (Jbyd)
Flood damage (Jbye)
Frost damage (Jbyf)
Moisture damage (Jbym)
Scour (Jbyn)
Settlement (Structures) (Jbyp)
Thermal degradation (Jbyt)
Weathering (Jbyy)