submarine topography

submarine topography

[¦səb·mə′rēn tə′päg·rə·fē]
(geology)
Configuration of a surface such as the sea bottom or of a surface of given characteristics within the water mass.
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Recent advances in instrument capabilities are beginning to allow marine geologists to investigate submarine topography in much the same way terrestrial geologists study land features.

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