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Geography Vocab 2

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peninsula
a piece of land sticking out into the water
island
a piece of land surrounded by water
archipelago
a group of islands
ocean
a body of salt water that covers most of the earth
hill
a small hill is a small area of land, higher than the land around it
harbor
a sheltered body of water where ships can anchor safely
canyon
a deep, narrow valley with high, steep slopes
gulf
a large land area of water that lies within a curved coastline. this area of water is usually larger than a bay and smaller than a sea.
coast
land along a large lake, sea or ocean
forest
a large land area covered with trees
desert
a large land area that receives very little rainfall