geomorphic

adjective
geo·​mor·​phic | \ ˌjē-ə-ˈmȯr-fik How to pronounce geomorphic (audio) \

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Examples of geomorphic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This basic field data will then be used by the University of Queensland, which is already using high-resolution satellite images and geomorphic modelling to map the reef and predict the types of local ecosystems present. Jessica Wynne Lockhart, Smithsonian, 17 Oct. 2019 Even though the biological research is just beginning, the speleological and geological study of the region has already allowed us to sketch the main trends of in the geomorphic evolution of these vast cave systems,’’ De Vivo says. National Geographic, 16 Dec. 2016 Even though the biological research is just beginning, the speleological and geological study of the region has already allowed us to sketch the main trends of in the geomorphic evolution of these vast cave systems,’’ De Vivo says. Gary Strauss, National Geographic, 16 Dec. 2016

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First Known Use of geomorphic

1893, in the meaning defined above

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“Geomorphic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geomorphic. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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