terminal moraine

noun

Definition of terminal moraine

: a moraine deposited by a glacier at its end when the ice is at its maximum extent — compare end moraine

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“Terminal moraine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terminal%20moraine. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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