periglacial

adjective peri·glacial \¦perə+\

Definition of periglacial

  1. :  of or relating to the area marginal to a frozen or ice-covered region (as an ice sheet or glacier) especially with respect to its climate or the influence of its climate upon geological processes periglacial topography periglacial weathering periglacial wind action — Journal of Geology

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Origin and Etymology of periglacial

International Scientific Vocabulary peri- + glacial


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