DEFINITION

DEFINITION OF COASTAL EROSIONAL FEATURES

CLIFF-is a steep rock face.
WAVE CUT PLATFORM-A gently sloping rock surface which extends towards the sea from the foot of the cliff.
HEADLAND– A  steep rock face which projects into the seas.
BAYS– a wide curves of land along the coast which encloses part of the sea.
CAVES– is a hollow with an opening in  a mass of rock.
ARCH– is a bridge of rock above an opening.
STACK– is a pillar of rock left behind after an arch collapses.
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