As nouns the difference between terrain and glyptogenesis
is that terrain
is territory, ground, while glyptogenesis
is (geology) all the processes of physical and geological erosion that form the terrain of the earth.
(geology) A single, distinctive rock formation; an area having a preponderance of a particular rock or group of rocks.
An area of land or the particular features of it.
(geology) All the processes of physical and geological erosion that form the terrain of the Earth