Cliff vs Landslip - What's the difference?

cliff | landslip |


As nouns the difference between cliff and landslip

is that cliff is a vertical (or nearly vertical) rock face or cliff can be (music) while landslip is the sliding of a mass of land down a slope or cliff; a landslide.

cliff

English

(wikipedia cliff)

Etymology 1

(etyl) clif .

Noun

(en noun)
  • A vertical (or nearly vertical) rock face.
  • Synonyms
    * precipice
    Derived terms
    * cliff swallow * cliff-face * cliffed * cliffhanger * cliffing * cliffy

    Etymology 2

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (music)
  • (Webster 1913)

    landslip

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The sliding of a mass of land down a slope or cliff; a landslide