Tableland vs Horst - What's the difference?

tableland | horst |


As a noun tableland

is a relatively flat region of terrain, particularly in reference to surrounding terrain.

As a verb horst is

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tableland

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A relatively flat region of terrain, particularly in reference to surrounding terrain.
  • * 1913 ,
  • One January day, thirty years ago, the little town of Hanover, anchored on a windy Nebraska tableland , was trying not to be blown away.

    See also

    * plateau * plain * prairie

    horst

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia horst) (en noun)
  • (geology) an area of the earth's surface which is raised relative to surrounding land
  • * 1968 , , page 83:
  • Your body is a horst and mine a graben, because horst is the opposite of graben.

    Antonyms

    * graben

    Anagrams

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