Meaning of morainic in English:


Pronunciation /məˈreɪnɪk/



See moraine

‘The presence of morainic terrains near the lake makes it possible to produce a high quality wine.’
  • ‘Latvia's undulating landscape is dominated by morainic hills and meltwater deposits dating back to the latest glacial epoch.’
  • ‘The second method digs or drills tunnels through the morainic dams or surrounding rock; the tunnels are left open to prevent the glacier lakes from forming in the future.’