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coastal plain


low, flat land lying next to the ocean. Read more in the NG Education Encyclopedia
Source: nationalgeographic.org

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coastal plain


The plain composed of horizontal or gently sloping strata of CLASTIC material fronting the COAST and generally representing a strip of recently emerged sea bottom that has emerged from the SEA in RECENT geologic times. Also formed by AGGRADATION.
Source: ecy.wa.gov

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coastal plain


A strip of flat consolidated land varying in width which may occur immediately landward of the coastline.
Source: digimap.edina.ac.uk

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coastal plain


The plain composed of horizontal or gently sloping strata of clastic material fronting the coast and generally representing a strip of recently emerged sea bottom that has emerged from the sea in rece [..]
Source: pursuetheoutdoors.com

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coastal plain


The level land downstream of the piedmont and fall line, where soils are generally finer and fertile and rivers are influenced by the tide.
Source: chesapeakebay.net

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