landform

noun
land·​form | \ ˈlan(d)-ˌfȯrm How to pronounce landform (audio) \

Definition of landform

: a natural feature of a land surface

Examples of landform in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The county is just one of the many public agencies paying to prevent the landform from collapsing into the Cuyahoga River. Lucas Daprile, cleveland, 8 June 2022 The change settles an issue first raised last Fourth of July by state wildlife officials and other environmental groups that changes to the landform in Lewis Bay have put the barge too close to nesting grounds. Globe Correspondent, BostonGlobe.com, 21 May 2022 The contoured landform in the Coyote Buttes North area of Arizona and Utah can only be hiked with a permit obtained by lottery. Shanti Lerner, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2022 The contoured landform in the Coyote Buttes North area of Arizona and Utah can only be hiked with a permit obtained by lottery. Shanti Lerner, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2022 The contoured landform in the Coyote Buttes North area of Arizona and Utah can only be hiked with a permit obtained by lottery. Shanti Lerner, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2022 The contoured landform in the Coyote Buttes North area of Arizona and Utah can only be hiked with a permit obtained by lottery. Shanti Lerner, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2022 The contoured landform in the Coyote Buttes North area of Arizona and Utah can only be hiked with a permit obtained by lottery. Shanti Lerner, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2022 The contoured landform in the Coyote Buttes North area of Arizona and Utah can only be hiked with a permit obtained by lottery. Shanti Lerner, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of landform

1893, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of landform was in 1893

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Last Updated

14 Jun 2022

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“Landform.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/landform. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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