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relief (geological)
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The difference in elevation between the high and low points of a land surface.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/52791.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/52791
Broader Term
topography
Narrower Term
microrelief
Spanish
relieve (geológico)
Term Number
52791