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  • n. A rock formation created by the passing of a glacier.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A rounded knoll of rock resembling the back of a sheep. -- produced by glacial action. Called also roche moutonnée; -- usually in the plural.

Etymologies

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sheep +‎ back, from its shape.

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