Origin of plateau
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It was still sixty miles to the San Juan, over a series of savage sandstone plateaux, said to be entirely destitute of water.Overland|John William De Forest
Barley will not grow even on the most elevated plateaux, on account of the constant and excessive heat.The Desert World|Arthur Mangin
It swept over the entire South African plateaux and destroyed great numbers of sheep and cattle.Origin of the Anglo-Boer War Revealed (2nd ed.)|C. H. Thomas
It is evident, as before intimated, that the river descends from its summit in plateaux.
The annexed diagram of these plateaux, extending to the Pakagama summit, will impress these deductions on the eye.