Share this entry

Share this page

landform

Syllabification: land·form
Pronunciation: /ˈlan(d)fôrm
 
/

Definition of landform in English:

noun

A natural feature of the earth’s surface.
Example sentences
  • During this period, total cover of many shade-intolerant spring ephemeral forb species is significantly greater on upland landforms than floodplain landforms.
  • To test for differences in mean physical and chemical soil characteristics between the floodplain and upland landforms, we used non-parametric Mann-Whitney tests.
  • NASA says the picture actually shows the Martin equivalent of a butte or mesa - landforms common around the American West.

Definition of landform in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day ingratiate
Pronunciation: ɪnˈɡreɪʃɪeɪt
verb
bring oneself into favour with someone through flattery…