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Definition of Boulder

Boulder
Bowlder Bowl"der, Boulder Boul"der, n. [Cf. Sw. bullra to roar, rattle, Dan. buldre, dial. Sw. bullersteen larger kind of pebbles; perh. akin to E. bellow.] 1. A large stone, worn smooth or rounded by the action of water; a large pebble. 2. (Geol.) A mass of any rock, whether rounded or not, that has been transported by natural agencies from its native bed. See Drift. Bowlder clay, the unstratified clay deposit of the Glacial or Drift epoch, often containing large numbers of bowlders. Bowlder wall, a wall constructed of large stones or bowlders.
Boulder
Boulder Boul"der (b[=o]l"d[~e]r), n. Same as Bowlder.

Meaning of Boulder from wikipedia

- In geology, a boulder is a rock fragment with size greater than 256 millimetres (10.1 in) in diameter. Smaller pieces are called cobbles and pebbles....
- Bouldering is a form of free climbing that is performed on small rock formations or artificial rock walls without the use of ropes or harnesses. While...
- Boulder is the home rule muni****lity, county seat, and most populous muni****lity of Boulder County, Colorado. The city is located at the base of the...
- University of Colorado Boulder (CU Boulder), colloquially referred to as CU or Colorado, is a public research university in Boulder, Colorado. It is the...
- populous muni****lity in the county and the county seat is Boulder. Boulder County comprises the Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is included...
- The Boulder Bank or Te Pokohiwi is a very unusual naturally formed landform in Nelson, New Zealand. It is a 13 kilometre long stretch of rocky substrate...
- thousands of workers, and cost over one hundred lives. Originally known as Boulder Dam from 1933, it was officially renamed Hoover Dam for President Herbert...
- of the 2010 census, the po****tion of Boulder City was 15,023. The town took its name from Boulder Canyon. Boulder City is one of only two places in Nevada...
- Boulder is a town in Garfield County, Utah, United States, 27 miles (44 km) northeast of Escalante on Utah Scenic Byway 12 at its intersection with the...
- In the sport of bouldering, problems are ****igned technical grades according to several established systems, which are often distinct from those used in...
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