lateral valley

lateral valley
Макаров: боковая долина, продольная долина

Универсальный англо-русский словарь. . 2011.

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  • lateral moraine —    A ridge like moraine carried on and deposited at the side margin of a valley glacier. It is composed chiefly of rock fragments derived from valley walls by glacial abrasion and plucking, or colluvial accumulation from adjacent slopes.    GG …   Glossary of landform and geologic terms

  • lateral moraine —    A glacial deposit at the flank of a glacier, often constituted by debris from valley walls [16] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • lateral erosion — /lætərəl əˈroʊʒən/ (say latuhruhl uh rohzhuhn) noun Geology the widening of a valley by the action of a river cutting sideways. Compare vertical erosion …   Australian English dictionary

  • Death Valley National Park — IUCN Category II (National Park) …   Wikipedia

  • Geology of the Death Valley area — The exposed geology of the Death Valley area presents a diverse and complex story that includes at least 23 formations of sedimentary units, two major gaps in the geologic record called unconformities, and at least one distinct set of related… …   Wikipedia

  • Death Valley — For other uses, see Death Valley (disambiguation). Death Valley Satellite photo of Death Valley …   Wikipedia

  • Rift valley — A rift valley is a linear shaped lowland between highlands or mountain ranges created by the action of a geologic rift or fault. This action is manifest as crustal extension, a spreading apart of the surface which is subsequently further deepened …   Wikipedia

  • Geologie des Death Valley — Luftaufnahme des Death und Panamint Valley (NASA). Die elliptische Vertiefung links ist das Becken des Searles Lake, das kleinere Längstal ist Panamint Valley, das größere ist Death Valley. Der Gebirgszug dazwischen ist die Panamint Range, und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jordan Rift Valley — The Jordan Rift Valley ( ar. الغور Al Ghor or Al Ghawr ) is an elongated depression located in modern day Israel, Jordan, the West Bank and the Golan Heights. This geographic region includes the Jordan River, Hula Valley, Lake Tiberias and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Principle of lateral continuity — The principle of lateral continuity states that layers of sediment initially extend laterally in all directions; in other words, they are laterally continuous. As a result, rocks that are otherwise similar, but are now separated by a valley or… …   Wikipedia

  • Death Valley Fault Zone — The Death Valley Fault Zone (DVFZ) is a right lateral moving (dextral) geologic fault in eastern California. It runs from a connection with the Furnace Creek Fault Zone in the Amargosa Valley southward to a junction with the Garlock Fault. It is… …   Wikipedia

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