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A sheet, or gently sloping fan, of outwash sands and gravels (pl.sandar); see Marren (2004) Sed. Geol. 164, 3–4, and Magilligan (2002) Geomorph. 44, 1. Sandar fans are commonly found in glacial troughs (Thomas and Chiverrell (2006) Quat. Sci. Revs 25, 21–2).

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


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