abrasion platform

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

abrasion platform (plural abrasion platforms)

  1. (geology) A sloping or nearly flat bedrock surface extending out from the foot of a marine cliff under shallow water of a breaker (wave) zone, that was created by marine abrasion.

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

Elements of Physical Geography, 4th Edition. ISBN 0-471-61647-8