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Textbook: Essentials of Oceanography, Books a la Carte Edition
Edition: 12
Author: Alan P. Trujillo; Harold V. Thurman
ISBN: 9780134253947

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    A type of lava flow that has a jagged, blocky surface.

  • Absolute stability

    Air with a lapse rate less than the wet adiabatic rate.

  • Caldera

    A large depression typically caused by collapse or ejection of the summit area of a volcano.

  • Conglomerate

    A sedimentary rock composed of rounded, gravel-size particles.

  • Covalent bond

    A chemical bond produced by the sharing of electrons.

  • Focus (light)

    The point where a lens or mirror causes light rays to converge.

  • Fog

    A cloud with its base at or very near Earth’s surface.

  • Geology

    The science that examines Earth, its form and composition, and the changes it has undergone and is undergoing.

  • Graded bed

    A sediment layer that is characterized by a decrease in sediment size from bottom to top.

  • Greenhouse effect

    The transmission of shortwave solar radiation by the atmosphere, coupled with the selective absorption of longer-wavelength terrestrial radiation, especially by water vapor and carbon dioxide.

  • Hygroscopic nuclei

    Condensation nuclei having a high affinity for water, such as salt particles.

  • Karst

    A topography consisting of numerous depressions called sinkholes.

  • Lava

    Magma that reaches Earth’s surface.

  • Lunar highlands

    See Terrae.

  • Radiation

    The transfer of energy (heat) through space by electromagnetic waves.

  • Semiarid

    See Steppe.

  • Supercooled

    The condition of water droplets that remain in the liquid state at temperatures well below 0° C.

  • Tidal flat

    A marshy or muddy area that is covered and uncovered by the rise and fall of the tide.

  • Valley breeze

    The daily upslope winds commonly encountered in a mountain valley.

  • Wave period

    The time interval between the passage of successive crests at a stationary point.