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Fluviomarine Terrace (Geoform Type)

Component: Geoform

Unique Identifier: 178

Geoform Origin Geologic
Geoform Terrace
Geoform Type Fluviomarine Terrace


Description
Definition A constructional, coastal strip, which slopes gently seaward and/or down valley and is veneered by (or completely composed of) unconsolidated fluviomarine deposits—typically silt, sand, and fine gravel (Schoeneberger and Wysocki 2005).