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Term: Simple basin Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Glacier is fed from one single basin; Catchment area is detectable; Defined and limited by underlying or surface topographic features; Develops a glacier tongue out of one basin; Single accumulation area; Does not need to be located in a valley (-> Mountain glacier)  GLIMSGlacier 

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