Glossary Database

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 Yard  lowland area with dense coniferous cover in areas.
 Yardang  An elongate ridge carved by wind erosion. The ridges are parallel to the prevailing winds in and regions with soft sediment at the surface.
 Yarding  herding up in lowland areas with dense coniferous cover in areas called yards.
 Yazoo stream  A tributary stream that flows parallel to the main stream for a considerable distance before joining it. Such a tributary is forced to flow along the base of a natural levee formed by the main stream.
 Yearling  an animal that is between one and two years old (Morris 1992).