erosion remnant

noun

Definition of erosion remnant

: a feature of the landscape standing above the general level to which erosion has reduced its surroundings as the shoreline is cut landward stacks, caves, islands, and other typical erosion remnants may be left standing— P. G. Worcester

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“Erosion remnant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/erosion%20remnant. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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