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Escarpment

Es`carp´ment
n.1.A steep descent or declivity; steep face or edge of a ridge; ground about a fortified place, cut away nearly vertically to prevent hostile approach. See Scarp.
Noun1.escarpment - a long steep slope or cliff at the edge of a plateau or ridge; usually formed by erosion
Synonyms: scarp
2.escarpment - a steep artificial slope in front of a fortification
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