Definition of pediplanation in English:

pediplanation

Syllabification: ped·i·pla·na·tion
Pronunciation: /ˌpedipləˈnāSHən
 
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noun

Geology
The formation of pediplains by coalescence of pediments.
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  • He developed a hypothesis for their formation called pediplanation in which slopes retreat parallel, leaving behind a series of generally flat surfaces separated by scarps.

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