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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 af·flu·ent /-ənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Af·flu·ent a.
 1. Flowing to; flowing abundantly. Affluent blood.”
 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.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Af·flu·ent, n. A stream or river flowing into a larger river or into a lake; a tributary stream.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      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" [syn: flush, loaded, moneyed,
      n 1: an affluent person; a person who is financially well off;
           "the so-called emerging affluents"
      2: a branch that flows into the main stream [syn: feeder, tributary]
         [ant: distributary]