adjective see ledge

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  • Ledgy — Ledg y ( [y^]), a. Abounding in ledges; consisting of a ledge or reef; as, a ledgy island. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ledgy — jē adjective ( er/ est) : abounding in ledges : consisting of a ledge or reef fields are ledgy in places E.B.White …   Useful english dictionary

  • ledgy — /lej ee/, adj., ledgier, ledgiest. having ledges. [1770 80, Amer.; LEDGE + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • ledgy — adj. having ledges, having narrow horizontal projections …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Geology of the Capitol Reef area — [ Waterpocket Fold is the major geographic feature in the area of the park. This view is from above Capitol Reef Scenic Drive looking back at the west face of the broken and eroded fold.] The exposed geology of the Capitol Reef area presents a… …   Wikipedia

  • ledge — noun Etymology: Middle English legge bar of a gate Date: 1535 1. a raised or projecting edge or molding intended to protect or check < a window ledge > 2. an underwater ridge or reef especially near the shore 3. a. a narrow flat surface or shelf; …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Geology of the Grand Canyon area — The geology of the Grand Canyon area exposes one of the most complete sequences of rock anywhere, representing a period of nearly 2 billion years of the Earth s history in that part of North America. The major sedimentary rock layers exposed in… …   Wikipedia

  • Geology of the Canyonlands area — The exposed geology of the Canyonlands area is complex and diverse; 12 formations are exposed in Canyonlands National Park that range in age from Pennsylvanian to Cretaceous. The oldest and perhaps most interesting was created from evaporites… …   Wikipedia

  • Worlds End State Park — ] Bird watchers have observed over 200 species of birds in the park, including the Northern Goshawk, Yellow bellied Flycatcher, Great Blue Heron, Northern Harrier and White throated Sparrow. cite web | url =… …   Wikipedia

  • Kaaterskill High Peak — Infobox Mountain Name = Kaaterskill High Peak Photo = Kaaterskill High Peak.jpg Caption = Kaaterskill High Peak from southwest Elevation = 3,655 feet (1,114 m) Location = Catskills, New York, USA Range = Escarpment Prominence = 1,775 feet (541 m) …   Wikipedia

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