paha


paha
   (colloquial: Midwestern USA)
   Commonly a low, elongated, rounded ridge or hill cored by an erosional remnant of drift, rock, or windblown sand, silt, or clay and capped with a thick cover (e.g., up to 10 m) of loess; found especially in northeastern Iowa. Height varies between 10 and 30 m.
   SW & GG

Glossary of landform and geologic terms. 2013.

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  • paha — páha s.f. (înv. şi reg.) unul dintre numele diavolului. Trimis de blaurb, 17.08.2006. Sursa: DAR …   Dicționar Român

  • pâhă — pấhă s.f. (înv.) orgoliu. Trimis de blaurb, 07.09.2006. Sursa: DAR …   Dicționar Român

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  • paha — päˈhä noun (plural paha or pahas) Etymology: Dakota pahá hill : a hill or ridge of glacial origin with a capping of loess found especially in the northeastern part of the state of Iowa …   Useful english dictionary

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  • PAHA — para aminohippuric acid; procainamide hydroxylamine * * * p aminohippuric acid …   Medical dictionary

  • paha — pa·ha …   English syllables