turbidity turbidity /tər ˈbɪ də ti/
- (n) muddiness created by stirring up sediment or having foreign particles suspended
- The turbidity currents probably started near land.
- Marine biologists call this the zone of maximum turbidity -- literally, where the water becomes cloudy from mixing.
- A proposal to extend the Oslo boat ramp dock and dredge the waters deeper would give larger boats access, but the work could create turbidity and damage seagrasses.on June 20, 2013 Source: St. Lucie News Tribune