medial moraine


a ridge of glacial drift formed by the junction of two converging valley glaciers.

Nearby words

  1. medial forebrain bundle,
  2. medial geniculate body,
  3. medial ligament,
  4. medial longitudinal fasciculus,
  5. medial longitudinal stria,
  6. medial occipitotemporal gyrus,
  7. medial plantar nerve,
  8. medial pterygoid muscle,
  9. medial rectus muscle,
  10. medial supraclavicular nerve Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Science definitions for medial moraine

medial moraine


See under moraine.
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