erosion

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glacier, erosion reducing a ablation
erosion by friction abrasion , attrition , corrasion , detrition
national park in Maine showing marine erosion and glaciation; includes seashore and also the highest point on the Atlantic coast Acadia National Park
perennial South African grass having densely clumped flimsy stems; introduced into United States especially for erosion control African love grass , Eragrostis curvula , weeping love grass
Eurasian grass grown in United States great plains area for forage and erosion control Agropyron cristatum , crested wheat grass , crested wheatgrass , fairway crested wheat grass
moral standards and values, erosion of anomie
national park in Utah including mountains and the Colorado River gorge and huge rock formations caused by erosion Arches National Park
shrubs of western hemisphere often having honey-scented flowers followed by silky thistlelike heads of tiny fruits; often used for erosion control Baccharis , genus Baccharis
national park in South Dakota having multicolored peaks and spires resulting from erosion; fossil sites Badlands National Park
any of various grasses of the genus Eragrostis; specially useful for forage and for the prevention of erosion bay grass , love grass
erosion of beaches beach erosion
Asian shrub having conspicuous racemose rose-purple flowers widely used as an ornamental and in erosion control and as a source of feed for wild birds bicolor lespediza , ezo-yama-hagi , Lespedeza bicolor
high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion) bluff
long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such as erosion) or by a tool (as e.g. a groove in a phonograph record) channel , groove
erosion by chemical action corroding , corrosion , erosion
crop planted to prevent soil erosion and provide green manure cover crop
canal made by erosion or excavation cut
trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation cut , gash
(geology) the erosion of soil as a consequence of sand and dust and loose rocks being removed by the wind deflation
white-flowered Eurasian herb widely cultivated for forage and erosion control Egyptian lupine , field lupine , Lupinus albus , white lupine , wolf bean
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