geest definition

  • noun:
    • a form of somewhat raised landscape, with sandy and gravelly soils, that occurs into the flatlands of Northern Germany, the Northern Netherlands and Denmark.
    • Alluvial matter at first glance of land, maybe not of current source.
    • In northern Germany, large, dry, and sandy or gravelly land: opposed to marschland.
    • in a variety of older geological treatises published in The united kingdomt and US, diluvium, coarse drift, or gravel.

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