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PREFERRED TERM
base slope  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • A geomorphologic component of hills consisting of the concave to linear slope (perpendicular to the contour) which, regardless of the lateral shape, is an area that forms an apron or wedge at the bottom of a hillside dominated by colluvial and slope wash processes and sediments
DESCRIPTION
  • A geomorphologic component of hills consisting of the concave to linear slope (perpendicular to the contour) which, regardless of the lateral shape, is an area that forms an apron or wedge at the bottom of a hillside dominated by colluvial and slope wash processes and sediments
IDENTIFIER
  • baseSlope
TITLE
  • base slope
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/NaturalGeomorphologicFeatureTypeValue/baseSlope
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Natural Geomorphologic Feature Type