the difference in degree of discoloration, disintegration, etc., of rocks of different kinds exposed to the same environment.
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How to use differential weathering in a sentence
differential weathering plays a large part in the sculpture of the land.The Elements of Geology | William Harmon Norton
Everywhere are evidences of water and wind erosion, of desiccation and differential weathering.