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Other Affluent Definition

[n] a branch that flows into the main stream
[n] an affluent person; a person who is financially well off; "the so-called emerging affluents"
[adj] having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value; "an affluent banker"; "a speculator flush with cash"; "not merely rich but loaded"; "moneyed aristocrats"; "wealthy corporations"

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distributary

Misc. Definitions

\Af"flu*ent\, a. [Cf. F. affluent, L. affluens, -entis, p. pr. See {Affluence}.]
1. Flowing to; flowing abundantly. ``Affluent blood.'' --Harvey.
2. Abundant; copious; plenteous; hence, wealthy; abounding in goods or riches. Language . . . affluent in expression. --H. Reed. Loaded and blest with all the affluent store, Which human vows at smoking shrines implore. --Prior.
\Af"flu*ent\, n. A stream or river flowing into a larger river or into a lake; a tributary stream.

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