[ jee-uh-mawr-fol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌdʒi ə mɔrˈfɒl ə dʒi /
the study of the characteristics, origin, and development of landforms.
Origin of geomorphology
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/ (ˌdʒiːəʊmɔːˈfɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of geology that is concerned with the structure, origin, and development of the topographical features of the earth's surface
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[ jē′ō-môr-fŏl′ə-jē ]
The scientific study of the formation, alteration, and configuration of landforms and their relationship with underlying structures.
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