Definition of Balcones Escarpment in English:

Balcones Escarpment

Syllabification: Bal·co·nes Es·carp·ment
Pronunciation: /balˌkōnəs iˈskärpmənt
 
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The scarp marking the geologic fault that separates the plains of eastern Texas from highlands to the west. San Antonio, Austin, and Waco lie near or on it.

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