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Image:Blue Mountain Canada Aerial Shoot Ski Cross Inspection .jpg|'''[[Escarpment]]''' is a steep '''[[slope]]''' or long '''[[cliff]]''' that results from erosion or faulting and separates two relatively level areas of differing '''[[elevations]]'''. Image:Blue Mountain Canada Aerial Shoot Ski Cross Inspection .jpg|'''[[Escarpment]]''' is a steep '''[[slope]]''' or long '''[[cliff]]''' that results from erosion or faulting and separates two relatively level areas of differing '''[[elevations]]'''.
Image:Foothills-going-to-Waterton-National-Park.JPG|'''[[Foothills]]''' are geographically defined as gradual increases in hilly areas at the base of a '''[[mountain range]]'''. They are a transition zone between plains and low relief '''[[hills]]''' to the adjacent topographically high '''[[mountains]]'''. Image:Foothills-going-to-Waterton-National-Park.JPG|'''[[Foothills]]''' are geographically defined as gradual increases in hilly areas at the base of a '''[[mountain range]]'''. They are a transition zone between plains and low relief '''[[hills]]''' to the adjacent topographically high '''[[mountains]]'''.
 +Image:Columbia icefield-Canada.jpg|'''[[Glacier]]''' is a perennial mass of '''[[ice]]''' which moves over land. A glacier forms in locations where the mass accumulation of '''[[snow]]''' and '''[[ice]]''' exceeds ablation over many years. Columbia Icefields, Alberta Canada
Image:Airdrie Canada glacier erratic.jpg|'''[[Glacial erratic]]''' is a piece of rock that differs from the size and type of rock native to the area in which it rests. Image:Airdrie Canada glacier erratic.jpg|'''[[Glacial erratic]]''' is a piece of rock that differs from the size and type of rock native to the area in which it rests.
Image:Stockhorn Thun Switzerland.jpg|'''[[Horn]]''' a pyramid-shaped mountain '''[[peak]]''' created by several '''[[glaciers]]''' '''[[eroding]]''' away at different sides of the same '''[[mountain]]''' Image:Stockhorn Thun Switzerland.jpg|'''[[Horn]]''' a pyramid-shaped mountain '''[[peak]]''' created by several '''[[glaciers]]''' '''[[eroding]]''' away at different sides of the same '''[[mountain]]'''
Image:Glaciers mountain terms.jpg|'''[[Glacier]]''' and '''[[Mountain]]''' terms Image:Glaciers mountain terms.jpg|'''[[Glacier]]''' and '''[[Mountain]]''' terms
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