peneplain

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From pene- +‎ plain.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈpiːnᵻpleɪn/ obsolete or nonstandard characters (ᵻ), invalid IPA characters (ᵻ), /ˈpɛnᵻpleɪn/ obsolete or nonstandard characters (ᵻ), invalid IPA characters (ᵻ)

Noun[edit]

peneplain (plural peneplains)

  1. (geomorphology) A low-relief plain representing the final stage of fluvial erosion during times of extended tectonic stability.

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