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World Geography : Some Geographical Forms


Given the GEOGRAPHICAL FORM, identify the DESCRIPTION

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1.

tributary

  piece of land almost surrounded by water (but joined to mainland on one side)

  small river flowing into a bigger main river

  fertile area in desert where there is water

  triangular patch of deposited silt at the mouth of a river formed by its diverging branches

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

oasis

  fertile area in desert where there is water

  dry barren land that receives little or no rainfall

  narrow strip of water connecting two large bodies of water or seas

  low land between hills or mountains

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

plain

  narrow strip of land joining two larger land masses

  group of islands found close together in the sea

  fertile area in desert where there is water

  low, flat or almost level land

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

peninsula

  low, flat or almost level land

  piece of land almost surrounded by water (but joined to mainland on one side)

  sloping, sandy or pebbly, shore of a body of water

  small river flowing into a bigger main river

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

delta

  large area of sea partly surrounded by land

  triangular patch of deposited silt at the mouth of a river formed by its diverging branches

  thick mass of floating ice in the sea

  extensive stretch of elevated, level land

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

valley

  land jutting out into the sea

  low, flat or almost level land

  low land between hills or mountains

  fertile area in desert where there is water

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

estuary

  dry barren land that receives little or no rainfall

  land jutting out into the sea

  part of sea filling wide-mouthed opening of the land

  mouth of a large river affected by tides

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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