System Glossary
 Glossary Search for canyon (Search Options)

Definition of Term

(english) A relatively narrow, deep depression with steep slopes, and whose bottom grades continuously downward. (See also: continental shelf, continental slope)
(french) Une dépression relativement étroite, profonde avec des inclinaisons escarpées, et dont le fond descend en continue. (See also: continental shelf, continental slope)
(portuguese) Depressão relativamente estreita e profunda com a vertente em degraus. (See also: continental shelf, continental slope)

Other Search Engines

European Environment Agency Glossary of the European Environmental Agency
Wikipedia The Free Encyclopedia
Encyclopedia Britannica Highly authoritative source
EPA Terms Glossary of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
LingInfo Glossary of biological terms
Google Search The largest Internet Search Engine
Google Image Search for Images related to the term
Glossary Index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Back to Search
Update Glossary Entry | Add Glossary Entry
Back to Top