Glacial Rebound

Science / Geology / Glacial Rebound: Epeirogenic uplift of the crust that takes place after the retreat of a continental glacier, in response to earlier subsidence under the weight of the ice.

Other Words for Rebound

Rebound Adjective Synonyms: spring back, bounce, recoil, ricochet, resile
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Offensive Rebound

Entertainment / Basketball / Offensive Rebound: A rebound by a player on offense. MORE

Rebound

Entertainment / Basketball / Rebound: Securing the ball off the backboard or the rim after a missed field goal or free-throw attempt. MORE

Rebounder

Health / Pilates / Rebounder: Is a mini-trampoline. Rebounding (bouncing on the trampoline) is a gentle, low-impact exercise that may strengthen your heart, improve your circulation, stimulate the flow in your lymphatic system, an MORE

Glacial Valley

Science / Geology / Glacial Valley: A valley occupied or formerly occupied by a glacier, typically with a U-shaped profile. MORE

Glacial Striations

Science / Geology / Glacial Striations: Grooves and scratches on a bedrock surface that were produced by the movement of a glacier. The orientation of the striations gives evidence to the direction of glacial movement. MORE

Drift (Glacial)

Science / Geology / Drift (Glacial): A collective term for all the rock, sand, and clay that is transported and deposited by a glacier either as till or as outwash. MORE

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