Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of geological formation | Another word for geological formation | What is geological formation?

Definition 1: (geology) the geological features of the earth - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for geological formation in the sense of this definition

(geological formation is a kind of ...) a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow

"it was full of rackets, balls and other objects"

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a raised or elevated geological formation

(... is a kind of geological formation ) land bordering an ocean

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a series of hills or mountains

"the valley was between two ranges of hills" "the plains lay just beyond the mountain range"

(... is a kind of geological formation ) geological feature that is a remnant of a pre-existing formation after other parts have disappeared

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a long narrow range of hills

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a long narrow natural elevation on the floor of the ocean

(... is a kind of geological formation ) the land along the edge of a body of water

(... is a kind of geological formation ) an elevated geological formation

"he climbed the steep slope" "the house was built on the side of a mountain"

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a natural flow of ground water

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a sloping mass of loose rocks at the base of a cliff

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a layer of ore between layers of rock

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a bowl-shaped geological formation at the top of a volcano

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a vertical (or almost vertical) smooth rock face (as of a cave or mountain)

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a sunken or depressed geological formation

(... is a kind of geological formation ) the point where a stream issues into a larger body of water

"New York is at the mouth of the Hudson"

(... is a kind of geological formation ) underground bed or layer yielding ground water for wells and springs etc

(... is a kind of geological formation ) an area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a geological formation consisting of an underground enclosure with access from the surface of the ground or from the sea

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a steep high face of rock

"he stood on a high cliff overlooking the town" "a steep drop"

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a low triangular area of alluvial deposits where a river divides before entering a larger body of water

"the Mississippi River delta" "the Nile delta"

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a domed rock formation where a core of rock has moved upward and pierced through the more brittle overlying strata

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a thin layer or stratum of (especially metamorphic) rock

(... is a kind of geological formation ) the part of the seashore between the highwater mark and the low-water mark

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a large mass of ice

(... is a kind of geological formation ) land bordering a lake

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a block of the earth's crust bounded by faults and shifted to form peaks of a mountain range

(... is a kind of geological formation ) a geological formation in which all strata are inclined in the same direction

(... is a kind of geological formation ) underground surface below which the ground is wholly saturated with water

"spring rains had raised the water table"

(... is an instance of geological formation) the two promontories at the eastern end of the Strait of Gibraltar; according to legend they were formed by Hercules

(geological formation belongs to category ...) a science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks

More words

Another word for geological fault

Another word for geological era

Another word for geological dating

Another word for geological

Another word for geologic time

Another word for geological horizon

Another word for geological period

Another word for geological phenomenon

Another word for geological process

Another word for geological time


Other word for geological time

geological time meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce geological time