drumlin

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noun drum·lin \ˈdrəm-lən\

Definition of drumlin

  1. :  an elongate or oval hill of glacial drift

Origin and Etymology of drumlin

Irish druim back, ridge (from Old Irish druimm) + English -lin (alteration of -ling)


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