Types of Land Masses

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Altitude

Elevation especially above sea level or above the earths surface

Canyon

A deep narrow valley with steep sides

Cape

Narrow point of land that extends into a bay of water

Gulf

An arm of a sea or ocean partly closed by land

Island

Piece of land surrounded by water

Isthmus

narrow strip of land joining two large land areasor joining a peninsula to a mainland

Lake

Body of water surrounded by land

Ocean

anything limitless in quantity or volume

Peninsula

Piece of Land that is surrounded by water on three sides

River

A large stream of water that emties into an ocean, lake, or river

Sea

A division of an ocean or large body of salt water, partially enclosed by land

Strait

Narrow channel that connects two larger bodies of water

Tributary

Stream or small river that flows into a larger stream or river

Valley

A long depression in the surface of a land that contains a river

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