Deposition vs Planation - What's the difference?

deposition | planation |


As nouns the difference between deposition and planation

is that deposition is deposition, statement while planation is (geology) the formation of a flat surface by erosion and deposition.

deposition

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The removal of someone from office.
  • The act of depositing material, especially by a natural process; the resultant deposit.
  • (chemistry) The production of a thin film of material onto an existing surface.
  • (legal) The process of taking sworn testimony out of court; the testimony so taken.
  • (meteorology) The formation of snow or frost directly from water vapor.
  • (physics) The transformation of a gas into a solid without an intermediate liquid phase (reverse of sublimation)
  • (religion) The formal placement of relics in a church or shrine, and the feast day commemorating it.
  • Synonyms

    * desublimation

    Antonyms

    * erosion, corrosion * sublimation

    Derived terms

    * thin film deposition * vapor deposition

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    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (geology) The formation of a flat surface by erosion and deposition.
  • (biology) The morphological transformation of a three-dimensional structure into a two-dimensional one through development or evolution.
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