Erosion vs Glyptogenesis - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between erosion and glyptogenesis
is that erosion
is erosion while glyptogenesis
is (geology) all the processes of physical and geological erosion that form the terrain of the earth.
(uncountable) The result of having been being worn away or eroded, as by a glacier on rock or the sea on a cliff face.
* 2012 , (George Monbiot), (Guardian Weekly) , August 24, p.20
(uncountable) The changing of a surface by mechanical action, friction, thermal expansion contraction, or impact.
(uncountable) Destruction by abrasive action of fluids.
(mathematics, image processing) One of two fundamental operations in (morphological image processing) from which all other morphological operations are derived.
(dentistry) Loss of tooth enamel due to non-bacteriogenic chemical processes.
(medicine) A shallow ulceration or lesion, usually involving skin or epithelial tissue.
- Even second-generation in the ground.
* sheet erosion
* splash erosion
(geology) All the processes of physical and geological erosion that form the terrain of the Earth