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Definition of Hogback
HogbackHogback Hog"back`, n.
1. (Arch.) An upward curve or very obtuse angle in the upper
surface of any member, as of a timber laid horizontally;
-- the opposite of camber.
2. (Naut.) See Hogframe.
3. (Geol.) A ridge formed by tilted strata; hence, any ridge
with a sharp summit, and steeply sloping sides. hogbackHogframe Hog"frame`, n. (Steam Vessels)
A trussed frame extending fore and aft, usually above deck,
and intended to increase the longitudinal strength and
stiffness. Used chiefly in American river and lake steamers.
Called also hogging frame, and hogback.
Meaning of Hogback from wikipedia
to: Grand Hogback
, geological formation
in Northwestern Colorado Hogback
(sculpture), Viking stone
tomb markers found
in the UK Hogback...
- In geology
and geomorphology, a hogback
or hog's back is a long, narrow ridge
or a series
with a narrow crest
and steep slopes
are stone carved
from 10th- to 12th-century England
and Scotland. Singular hogbacks
- the creation
of the hogback
was created during
Orogeny, the geologic strata comprising
are much older. For...
- Hogback Mountain
places: Hogback Mountain
(Lewis and Clark
County, Montana), List of mountains
- The Grand Hogback
is a 70-mile long, curving, spine-like ridge
in Western Colorado
from near McClure
P**** in Pitkin County through
is a mountain
County, New York. It is located northeast
of Cobleskill. Barrack Zourie
is located northwest
and Mount Shank
- Hogback Summit
(el. 5033 ft.) is a mountain
p**** in Lake County, Oregon traversed
by U.S. Route
395. http://itouchmap.com/?d=1428752&s=UT&f=summit v t...
- The Hogback Covered Bridge
is a historic covered bridge
near Winterset, Iowa. Named after
a nearby limestone
ridge, it was built
in 1884 by Harvey
- Dinosaur Ridge
is a segment
of the Dakota Hogback
in the Morrison Fossil
Area National Natural Landmark located
County, Colorado, near the...
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