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Term: Sorted stripe Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Patterned ground with a striped and sorted appearance, due to parallel strips of stones and intervening strips of finer material, oriented down the steepest available slope.  NSIDCCryosphere 

Sorted stripes form patterned ground with a striped and sorted appearance, due to parallel strips of stones and intervening strips of finer material, oriented down the steepest available slope  IPAPermafrost 

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