lateral moraine


Definition of lateral moraine

: a moraine deposited by a glacier at its side

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First Known Use of lateral moraine

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Lateral moraine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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