Catchment area synonyms

kăch'mənt, kĕch'-
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The land area that is drained by a river and its tributaries. The Mississippi River basin, for example, is a vast area that covers much of the central United States from the central ranges of the Appalachian Mountains in the east to the eastern ranges of the Rocky Mountains in the west, funneling toward its delta in southern Louisiana and emptying into the Gulf of Mexico.
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A washbowl or sink
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The region enclosed by such a divide and draining into a river, river system, or other body of water.
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An area drained by a river system.
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(Hydrology) A topographic region in which all water drains to a common outlet; a watershed.
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the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet
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Find another word for catchment area. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for catchment area, like: river-basin, basin, watershed, drainage-basin, catchment-basin and drainage area.