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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The usually rapid downward movement of newly detached segments of bedrock.
  • n. The rock mass that has reached its current position through such a movement.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A type of landslide characterized by falling rocks.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a landslide of rocks


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