Meaning of moraine


Pronunciation: (mu-rān'), [key]
— n.
  1. a ridge, mound, or irregular mass of unstratified glacial drift, chiefly boulders, gravel, sand, and clay.
  2. a deposit of such material left on the ground by a glacier.
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