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pediplanation

Line breaks: pedi¦plan|ation
Pronunciation: /ˌpɛdɪpləˈneɪʃ(ə)n
 
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Definition of pediplanation in English:

noun

[mass noun] Geology
The formation of pediplains by coalescence of pediments.
Example sentences
  • 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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