medial moraine

noun

Definition of medial moraine

: a moraine in the middle of a glacier parallel to its sides that is often formed by the union of lateral moraines when two glaciers coalesce

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“Medial moraine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/medial%20moraine. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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