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foreland

[′fȯr·lənd]
(geography)
An extensive area of land jutting out into the sea.
(geology)
A lowland area onto which piedmont glaciers have moved from adjacent mountains.
A stable part of a continent bordering an orogenic or mobile belt.
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The Khisor Thrust demarcates the northwestern proximity of the Punjab Foreland and is predominantly underlain by the shallow marine rocks of Permian to Triassic age in the vicinity of Bilot.
I'm already talking about having a practice round with one of the guys from the club at North Foreland who has qualified.
Hopes that England international Simon Young, who played in last year's Open at Muirfield, would make it a Cumbrian hat-trick were dashed when he shot 76 at North Foreland.
Many of them are foreland and hinterland verging, bounding tight anticlines of Cretaceous and younger strata as pop-ups.
Hydrocarbons are being explored in the Salt Range and Potwar Plateau (SRPP), the Himalayan foreland in North Pakistan, since more than a hundred years.
ERIC and Gwendoline Baker, of Foreland Way, Keresley, celebrated their diamond wedding yesterday.
At nearby North Foreland, Welsh amateur star Cousins tees off with big-hitting Argentine Jorge Berendt and former European Tour pro Andrew Sherborne (Bristol) with a dream spot in the Open at stake.
Variant analysis and planning of engineering structures in the foreland area of ?
The next stage of qualifying on July 13-14 sees around 400 players competing over 36 holes at Littlestone, North Foreland, Princes and Royal Cinque Ports.
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Contract Award Notice: The contract consist of the renewal of porches and associated works to houses in Foreland, Kintyre Avenue and Downan Avenue, Ballantrae.