accumulation zone


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accumulation zone

[ə·kyü·myə′lā·shən ‚zōn]
(geology)
The area where the bulk of the snow contributing to an avalanche was originally deposited.
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The eXXpedition voyage team is a group of 24 women, split over two voyage legs, travelling over 3,000 nautical miles through the densest ocean plastic accumulation zone on the planet.
Next, insurers should identify cyber accumulations by product line, industry/business sector and various subsectors as the characteristics, scope and intensity of cyberrisks can vary from one area of dimensionality or accumulation zone to another.
This has historically been a bullish accumulation zone for silver.
The steep channel gradients somewhere can reach 600% which provided a large transport capacity of the debris flow and thus large amounts of gravels were deposited in the lower part of the channel and upper edge of the accumulation zone. Figure 2 shows the particle grading curve of the gully.
With its ability to control the speed within each accumulation zone, the system incrementally slows product down before accumulation.
In the northern margin of the Jiangnan-Xuefeng uplift, there are up to 156 paleo-reservoirs (or residual oil reservoirs) and hydrocarbon shows in the hydrocarbon accumulation zone (Fig.
The transect length and direction was determined by using a computer model developed at the University of Hawaii (32) to estimate the accumulation zone for plastic pollution in the SPSG.
As snow falls in the accumulation zone at the top of a glacier, snow melts in the warmer ablation zone at the bottom (see Anatomy of a Glacier, p.
Each accumulation zone is driven by air-operated clutches that are controlled by photo eyes and solenoids located in each zone.
Each accumulation zone is driven by air-operated clutches that are controlled by photo-eyes and solenoids located in each zone.
Though Ganai does not have enough scientific experience to trek to the accumulation zone, he and six other members of the team play a vital role collecting data on the lower portions of the glacier know as the ablation zone, or the area where the ice melts.