[suhb-air-ee-uh l, -ey-eer-ee-uh l]
- located or occurring on the surface of the earth.
Origin of subaerial
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Some kaolins appear to have been formed by weathering and others by subaerial action.The Natural History of Clay
Alfred B. Searle
Since the goal of all material transported by running water is the sea, subaerial erosion means degradation of the surface.
The Atlantic plain as a whole thus has three principal divisions: a submerged portion, a marsh portion, and a subaerial portion.North America
Israel C. Russell
He entirely agreed with the doctrine of the subaerial degradation of the land and the erosion of valleys by running water.