Definition of hydrological in US English:



  • See hydrology

    • ‘Changes in the ecological structure of the lowland areas, caused by increased and inconsistent hydrological fluctuations, have been reported by community hunters and trappers.’
    • ‘These floodplains offer important ecological, hydrological and recreational functions and values.’
    • ‘At a catchment level, the hydrological dimension is defined as a water cycle.’
    • ‘The hydrological characteristics of the lake are important for how meteorological conditions in winter affect biological processes.’
    • ‘The timing and extent of any changes in salt-affected areas will depend on the net changes in the hydrological cycle in each catchment area.’