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arête

Susan Mayhew

in A Dictionary of Geography

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199680856
Published online May 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191761034
arête

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A steep knife-edge ridge between *corries or *glacial troughs in a glacially eroded, mountainous region. Arêtes are possibly

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Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography

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