cirque floor

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English-Russian dictionary of geology. 2011.

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  • cirque floor —    The comparatively level bottom of a cirque, thinly mantled with till and consisting of glacially scoured knolls and hillocks separated by depressions, flat areas and small lakes (tarn); commonly it is bounded by a slightly elevated rock lip at …   Glossary of landform and geologic terms

  • cirque —    A steep walled, half bowl like recess or hollow, crescent shaped or semicircular in plan, commonly situated at the head of a glaciated mountain valley or high on the side of a mountain, and produced by the erosive activity of a mountain… …   Glossary of landform and geologic terms

  • Cirque — For other uses, see Cirque (disambiguation). Two cirques with semi permanent snowpatches in Abisko National Park, Sweden …   Wikipedia

  • Cirque d'hiver — The Cirque d hiver, Paris The Cirque d hiver ( Winter Circus ), located at 110 rue Amelot (at the juncture of the rue des Filles Calvaires and rue Amelot, Paris 11ème), has been a prominent venue for circuses, exhibitions of dressage, musical… …   Wikipedia

  • cirque — /serrk/, n. 1. circle; ring. 2. a bowl shaped, steep walled mountain basin carved by glaciation, often containing a small, round lake. [1595 1605; < F < L circus; see CIRCUS] * * * ▪ geology       (French: “circle”), amphitheatre shaped basin… …   Universalium

  • Delirium (Cirque du Soleil) — Delirium Company Cirque du Soleil Genre Contemporary circus …   Wikipedia

  • Mystère (Cirque du Soleil) — Mystère The album artwork of Mystère: Live in Las Vegas Company Cirque du Soleil G …   Wikipedia

  • Killing Floor (jeu vidéo) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Killing Floor. Killing Floor Éditeur …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Martin Cirque — (77°28′S 162°40′E / 77.467°S 162.667°E / 77.467; 162.667) is a prominent cirque, 1.9 nautical miles (3.5 km) northwest of Mount Newall, Asgard Range, which occupies the so …   Wikipedia

  • Misthound Cirque — (79°46′S 156°12′E / 79.767°S 156.2°E / 79.767; 156.2) is a cirque forming a large embayment in the east side of Haskell Ridge in the Darwin Mountains. It is the type locality for the Misthound C …   Wikipedia

  • Crater Cirque — (72°38′S 169°22′E / 72.633°S 169.367°E / 72.633; 169.367) is a cirque on the south wall of Tucker Glacier, immediately west of its junction with Whitehall Glacier. In its floor is an attractive …   Wikipedia

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