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What is erosion?
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In geomorphology and geology, erosion is the action of exogenic processes which remove soil and rock from one location on the Earth's crust, then transport it to another location where it is deposited.
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e·ro·sion
–noun
1.
the act or state of eroding; state of being eroded.
2.
the process by which the surface of the earth is worn away by the action of water, glaciers, winds, waves, etc.
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Deposition : the action of depositing something (such as sand, snow, or mud) on a surface or area especially over a period of time.
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Erosion - the process by which the surface of the earth is worn away by the action of water, glaciers, winds, waves, etc.
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