Definition of Ravining
1. ravin [v] - See also: ravin
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ravining
Literary usage of Ravining
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Bulletin by Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology (1908)
"A peculiar feature is seen in the ravining of the sides of the main trough by several small streams from gulches between the truncated spurs to a greater ..."
2. The Indian Forester (1879)
"... forming steep but regular slopes, in which forest alone can regulate the discharge of water and prevent its deeply ravining the soil: limestones more ..."
3. The Indian Forester (1877)
"The value of vegetation in aiding engineering works is quite beyond dispute. At Simla some of the worst cases of ravining (eg the great ravine beyond the ..."
4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"... the mass to its present form, various details regarding the dissection of the crest, the steepness of the upper slopes, and the ravining of the flanks, ..."