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Textbook: People of the Earth: An Introduction to World Prehistory
Edition: 14
Author: Brian M. Fagan; Nadia Durrani
ISBN: 9780205966554

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    A wide gap in the ring system of Saturn between the A ring and the B ring.

  • Continuous spectrum

    An uninterrupted band of light emitted by an incandescent solid, liquid, or gas under pressure.

  • Crystallization

    The formation and growth of a crystalline solid from a liquid or gas.

  • Declination (stellar)

    The angular distance north or south of the celestial equator denoting the position of a celestial body.

  • Density

    Mass per unit volume of a substance, usually expressed as grams per cubic centimeter

  • Drumlin

    A streamlined asymmetrical hill composed of glacial till. The steep side of the hill faces the direction from which the ice advanced.

  • Foreshore

    That portion of the shore lying between the normal high and low water marks; the intertidal zone.

  • Igneous rock

    A rock formed by the crystallization of molten magma.

  • Intrusion

    See Pluton.

  • Model

    A term often used synonymously with hypothesis but is less precise because it is sometimes used to describe a theory as well.

  • Oceanic plateau

    An extensive region on the ocean floor composed of thick accumulations of pillow basalts and other mafic rocks that in some cases exceed 30 kilometers in thickness.

  • Oort cloud

    A spherical shell composed of comets that orbit the Sun at distances generally greater than 10,000 times the Earth–Sun distance.

  • Pressure tendency

    The nature of the change in atmospheric pressure over the past several hours. It can be a useful aid in short range weather prediction.

  • Proton

    A positively charged subatomic particle found in the nucleus of an atom.

  • Santa Ana

    The local name given a chinook wind in southern California.

  • Shore

    Seaward of the coast, this zone extends from the highest level of wave action during storms to the lowest tide level.

  • Tarn

    A small lake in a cirque.

  • Thunder

    The sound emitted by rapidly expanding gases along the channel of lightning discharge.

  • Tombolo

    A ridge of sand that connects an island to the mainland or to another island.

  • Vapor pressure

    That part of the total atmospheric pressure attributable to water-vapor content.