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Challenge A Geography Terms Week #2 - Pickett

Challenge A Geography Terms Week #1-2
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altitude
elevation or height
archipelago
a group or chain of many islands in a sea (usually shaped like an arch)
arm
an inlet from the sea or other body of water
atoll
a small island the shape of a ring or horseshoe formed by deposits of coral sea animals
bank
the steep or sloping border of any stream
basin
A low place in the surface of the land, usually with a body of water occupying the lowest part.
bay
any inlet of the ocean or part of the ocean bordering on land and partly surrounded by land
bayou
a slow, sluggish stream; usually used to describe inlets from the Gulf of Mexico or from the Mississippi River
beach
the pebbly or sandy shore of the sea or of a lake that is washed by the waves
bluff
a high, steep bank beside a body of water
bog
very wet, spongy ground not able to support much weight, usually made up of decayed plants
branch
a small stream or creek emptying into a larger stream

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