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-'''[[Monadnock]]''' or '''[[inselberg]]''' is an isolated '''[[rock]]''' '''[[hill]]''', knob, '''[[ridge]]''', or small '''[[mountain]]''' that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain. The term "monadnock" is usually used in the United States, whereas "inselberg" is the more common international term.+[[Image:Monadnock Yamniska CAN.jpg|thumb|350px|'''[[Monadnock]]''' or '''[[inselberg]]''' is an isolated '''[[rock]]''' '''[[hill]]''', knob, '''[[ridge]]''', or small '''[[mountain]]''' that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain.]]
 +'''[[Monadnock]]''' or '''[[inselberg]]''' is an isolated '''[[rock]]''' '''[[hill]]''', knob, '''[[ridge]]''', or small '''[[mountain]]''' that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain.
 +The term "monadnock" is usually used in the United States, whereas "inselberg" is the more common international term.
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-Also See+== '''Also See''' ==
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*'''[[Landform]]''' *'''[[Landform]]'''
*'''[[Soil]]''' *'''[[Soil]]'''
*'''[[Gravity]]''' *'''[[Gravity]]'''
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-Reference+== '''Reference''' ==
-* Wikipedia ''Landslide'' [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Landslide]+ 
 +* Wikipedia ''Monadnock'' [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monadnock]

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Monadnock or inselberg is an isolated rock hill, knob, ridge, or small mountain that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain.
Monadnock or inselberg is an isolated rock hill, knob, ridge, or small mountain that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain.

Monadnock or inselberg is an isolated rock hill, knob, ridge, or small mountain that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain.

The term "monadnock" is usually used in the United States, whereas "inselberg" is the more common international term.


[edit] Also See

[edit] Reference

  • Wikipedia Monadnock [1]



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