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Research Article

A Three-Parameter S-Shaped Function of Flood Return Period and Damage

Table 6

The grades of flood hazards and main strategies.

GradeReturn periodFlood damageTurning pointPhysical meaningMain strategy

ISmallPoint ADamage-arising pointResistance strategy
IIMediumPoint ADamage-arising point
Point CDamage transition point

IIILargePoint CDamage transition pointResilience strategy
Point BDamage-ceasing point
VLargerPoint BDamage-ceasing point

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