Geology. erosion by sheets of running water, rather than by streams.
noun 1. glass in sheet form produced by drawing or by the cylinder glass process.
noun 1. ice frozen in a relatively thin, smooth, and extensive layer on the surface of a body of water.
noun 1. the act of covering with or forming into a sheet or sheets. 2. wide muslin, chiefly for sheets. 3. Engineering, Building Trades. a quantity of sheet piles. noun 1. a large rectangular piece of cotton, linen, or other material used as an article of bedding, commonly spread in pairs so that one is […]
noun 1. lightning appearing merely as a general illumination over a broad area, usually because the path of the flash is obscured by clouds. sheet lightning noun 1. lightning that appears as a broad sheet, caused by the reflection of more distant lightning sheet lightning (shēt) A broad, sheetlike illumination of a portion of a […]