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The study of the evolution and configuration of landforms.
ge′o·mor′pho·log′ic (-môr′fə-lŏj′ĭk), ge′o·mor′pho·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
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(Physical Geography) the branch of geology that is concerned with the structure, origin, and development of the topographical features of the earth's surface
geomorphological, ˌgeoˌmorphoˈlogic, geomorphogenic adj
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ge•o•mor•phol•o•gy(ˌdʒi ə mɔrˈfɒl ə dʒi)
the study of the characteristics, origin, and development of the form or surface features of the earth or other celestial bodies.
ge`o•mor`pho•log′i•cal (-fəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
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Physical Geography. the study of the characteristics, origins, and development of land forms. — geomorphologist, n. — geomorphologic, geomorphological, adj.See also: Form
the branch of geology that studies the form of the earth’s surface. — geomorphologist, n. — geomorphologic, geomorphological, adj.See also: Earth
the study of the characteristics, origins, and development of land forms. — geomorphologist, n. — geomorphologic, geomorphological, adj.See also: Geography
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The study of the origins and development of the earth’s topographical features.
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|Noun||1.||geomorphology - the branch of geology that studies the characteristics and configuration and evolution of rocks and land forms|
geophysical science, geophysics - geology that uses physical principles to study properties of the earth
plate tectonic theory, plate tectonics, tectonics - the branch of geology studying the folding and faulting of the earth's crust
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geomorphology[ˌdʒiːəʊmɔːˈfɒlədʒɪ] N → geomorfología f
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