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polycyclic landscape

polycyclic landscape (polyphase landscape) A land-form or landscape that has been acted on by the erosional processes associated with two or more partially completed cycles of erosion (see DAVISIAN CYCLE). A diagnostic feature is an abrupt break of slope (see KNICK POINT) in the profiles of both rivers and hillslopes.

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polycyclic landscape

polycyclic landscape(polyphase landscape) A landscape that has been acted on by the erosional processes associated with two or more partially completed cycles of erosion (see Davisian cycle). A diagnostic feature is an abrupt break of slope (see knick point) in the profiles of both rivers and hill-slopes.

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"polycyclic landscape." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved September 23, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/polycyclic-landscape-0