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

DEFINITION
  • A geomorphologic component of hills consisting of the projecting end (laterally convex area) of a hillside, resulting in predominantly divergent overland water flow; contour lines generally form convex curves.
DESCRIPTION
  • A geomorphologic component of hills consisting of the projecting end (laterally convex area) of a hillside, resulting in predominantly divergent overland water flow; contour lines generally form convex curves.
IDENTIFIER
  • noseSlope
TITLE
  • nose slope
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/NaturalGeomorphologicFeatureTypeValue/noseSlope
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Natural Geomorphologic Feature Type