overprinting


overprinting
   The process of superimposing a new set of features over a preexisting set due to a shift in environmental conditions such as a change in climate or local hydrology. The resulting composite morphology retains features that would not form under present conditions.
   Compare: overprinted soil.
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Glossary of landform and geologic terms. 2013.

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