Chapter 3 Section 3 Waves and Wind Voc.
|headland||A part of the shore that sticks out into the ocean.|
|beach||Wave-washed sediment along a coast.|
|longshore drift||The movement of water and sediment down a beach caused by waves coming in to shore at an angle.|
|spit||A beach formed by longshore drift that projects like a finger out into the water.|
|sand dune||A deposit of wind blown sand.|
|deflation||Wind erosion that removes surface soil.|
|loess||A wind-formed deposit made of fine particles of clay and silt.|