Kettle hole

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Term: Kettle hole
Definition: Depression found in glacial deposits. Created when a piece of ice from a retreating glacier becomes embedded in soft glacial till or glacial drift deposits. Many are filled with water to form a small lake or pond.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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