Definition of Peneplain. Meaning of Peneplain. Synonyms of Peneplain

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Definition of Peneplain

Peneplain
Peneplain Pe"ne*plain`, n. [L. paene, pene, almost + E. plain.] (Phys. Geog.) A land surface reduced by erosion to the general condition of a plain, but not wholly devoid of hills; a base-level plain.

Meaning of Peneplain from wikipedia

- In geomorphology and geology, a peneplain is a low-relief plain formed by protracted erosion. This is the definition in the broadest of terms, albeit...
- The sub-Cambrian peneplain is an ancient, extremely flat, erosion surface (peneplain) that has been exhumed and exposed by erosion from under Cambrian...
- The Ucayali Peneplain is a large near-flat erosion surface, a peneplain, located in the Amazon basin. The Ucayali Peneplain is largely buried by sediments...
- The South Småland peneplain (Swedish: Sydsmåländska peneplanet) is a large flattish erosion surface, a peneplain, formed during the Tertiary, covering...
- Peneplain Peak (83°51′S 167°2′E / 83.850°S 167.033°E / -83.850; 167.033Coordinates: 83°51′S 167°2′E / 83.850°S 167.033°E / -83.850; 167.033) is...
- The ****ri Peneplain is a near-horizontal and flat unconformity in the Transantarctic Mountains. The peneplain formed by erosion of the granitic and metamorphic...
- Sus****, England) South Småland peneplain (Sweden) Stora Alvaret (Öland, Sweden) Strandflat (Norway) Sub-Cambrian peneplain (Nordic countries) Central Swedish...
- Cobar Peneplain, an interim Australian bioregion, is located in New South Wales, and comprises 7,385,346 hectares (18,249,590 acres). The bioregion has...
- Sub-Cambrian peneplain the 300 m a.s.l. peneplain the 200 m a.s.l. peneplain, containing various inselbergs. the South Småland peneplain (175–125 m a...
- Sweden. The main surfaces are the Sub-Cambrian peneplain, the South Småland peneplain and the "200 m peneplain". These surfaces and others are arranged in...
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