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abrasion platform

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abrasion platform (plural abrasion platforms)

  1. (geology) A sloping or nearly flat bedrock surface extending out from the foot of a marine cliff under shallow water of a breaker (wave) zone, that was created by marine abrasion.

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Elements of Physical Geography, 4th Edition. ISBN 0-471-61647-8