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What is a land that lies near a sea or an ocean?

coastline. noun. the land along a coast, especially when seen from the sea or the air.

What is an ocean border called?

Although in some countries the term maritime boundary represents borders of a maritime nation that are recognized by the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, maritime borders usually serve to identify the edge of international waters.

What is the name of the strip of land that borders the sea?

An isthmus is a narrow strip of land that connects two larger landmasses and separates two bodies of water.

What is a high piece of land that goes into the sea?

a cape is a pointed piece of land that sticks out into a sea, ocean, lake, or river. Cliff. high steep rocks.

What do you call a piece of land that extends into a body of water?

A cape is a high point of land that narrowly extends into a body of water. A cape is a high point of land that extends into a river, lake, or ocean. Some capes, such as the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa, are parts of large landmasses.

What is a body of water completely surrounded by land?

A lake is a large body of water surrounded by land on all sides. Really huge lakes are often called seas.

What is a deep narrow valley with steep sides?

A gorge is a narrow valley with steep, rocky walls located between hills or mountains. The term comes from the French word gorge, which means throat or neck. A gorge is often smaller than a canyon, although both words are used to describe deep, narrow valleys with a stream or river running along their bottom.

What is a deep narrow valley called?

A canyon is a deep, narrow valley surrounded by tall cliffs. The noun canyon refers to a deep ravine that has been cut into the earth’s surface over a long period of time by erosion from a running river. Also known as a gorge, it usually has very steep walls with rocky cliffs.

What is the meaning of steep valley?

adjective. A steep slope rises at a very sharp angle and is difficult to go up. San Francisco is built on 40 hills and some are very steep. a narrow, steep-sided valley.

What is deep valley?

Deep Valley is a 1947 drama starring Ida Lupino and Dane Clark, directed by Jean Negulesco and produced and released by Warner Bros. A young woman lives unhappily with her embittered parents in an isolated rural home until an escaped convict changes her dreary existence.

What is called Valley?

A valley is an elongated low area often running between hills or mountains, which will typically contain a river or stream running from one end to the other. Most valleys are formed by erosion of the land surface by rivers or streams over a very long period of time.

How many types of valley are there?


What is a speakers platform called?

speakers’ platform (7)
Speakers’ platform (7)
Speakers’ platform

What is a narrow valley?

What is a long deep valley surrounded by higher ground called?

canyon. noun. a long deep valley with very steep sides made of rock.