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incised meander


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A meander formed when a rejuvenated river cuts deeper into the original meander; see O. Catuneanu (2006). An intrenched meander is an incised meander with a symmetrical cross-valley profile, an ingrown meander one with an asymmetrical profile (Rich (1914) J. Geol. 22).

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


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