geography vocab
chapter 4 section 1
1.contiguous or joined togehter inside a common boundary.
2.megalopolis huge urban area made up of several large cities and nearby communities
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3.prairie rolling inland grassland region with fertile soil.
4.cordillera region of parallel mountian chains
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5.canyon deep valleys with steep sides
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6.navigable wide and deep enough to allow passage of ships
7.glacier or giant sheets of ice
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8.divide is a high point that determines the direction that rivers flow
9.constrain limit
10.route a journey