Definition of esker. Meaning of esker. Synonyms of esker

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Definition of esker

esker
Eschar Es"char, n. [Ir.] (Geol.) In Ireland, one of the continuous mounds or ridges of gravelly and sandy drift which extend for many miles over the surface of the country. Similar ridges in Scotland are called kames or kams. [Written also eskar and esker.]
Esker
Eskar Es"kar, or Esker Es"ker, n. (Geol.) See Eschar.

Meaning of esker from wikipedia

- An esker, eskar, eschar, or os, sometimes called an asar, osar, or serpent kame, is a long, winding ridge of stratified sand and gravel, examples of which...
- The Esker Riada (Irish: Eiscir Riada) is a system of eskers that stretch across the middle of Ireland, between Dublin and Galway. The Esker Riada is a...
- esker is a ridge of sand and gravel. Esker may also refer to: An eschar, slough or dead tissue Esker, Iran, a village in Kerman Province, Iran Esker,...
- Esker Fax from Esker is a Windows server based fax server solution that allows fax processing transmission and reception from both desktop clients and...
- Esker is an unincorporated community in Portage County, Wisconsin, United States. Esker (pronounced EEE-skir) is located in central Wisconsin approximately...
- Great Esker Park consists mostly of a geological formation known as an esker (a winding ridge of stratified sand and gravel) formed by a glacier 12,000...
- includes: Eskers: the Rainbow Lake esker bisects the eponymous lake and extends discontinuously for 85 miles (ca. 137 km). Another long discontinuous esker extends...
- Hunstanton Park Esker is a 17.3-hectare (43-acre) geological Site of Special Scientific Interest east of Hunstanton in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation...
- ridges are called eskers. One such esker snakes its way through much of Mount Hope Cemetery. The Seneca Indians used the Mount Hope esker as a trail from...
- Siegenthaler-Kaestner Esker is a 37-acre (150,000 m2) state nature preserve located in Champaign County, Ohio, United States. It contains an esker, kame, and kettle...
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