Definition of prodelta in English:

prodelta

adjective

Geomorphology
  • Lying beyond the sloping front of the main body of a delta, below the depth of effective wave erosion.

noun

Geomorphology
  • The prodelta part of a delta.

Origin

1940s. From pro- + delta.

Pronunciation

prodelta

/ˈprəʊˌdɛltə/