moraine definition

  • noun:
    • a build up of boulders, stones, or other debris carried and deposited by a glacier.
    • An accumulation of rocks and debris carried and deposited by a glacier.
    • a build up of earth and stones carried forward and deposited by a glacier.
    • The accumulations of stone and detrital product across the sides of a glacier.
    • A mixed stony drift gathered from disintegration of fundamental stones and strewn over reduced slopes as by landslides.
    • gathered planet and rocks deposited by a glacier
  • others:
    • Same as morainic.

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