lateral moraine

noun Geology.

a moraine formed at the side of a glacier.

Nearby words

  1. lateral line system,
  2. lateral lisp,
  3. lateral longitudinal stria,
  4. lateral magnification,
  5. lateral meristem,
  6. lateral nystagmus,
  7. lateral pass,
  8. lateral plane,
  9. lateral plantar nerve,
  10. lateral plate Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Science definitions for lateral moraine

lateral moraine

See under moraine.
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