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Glossary of Terms & Definitions
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Blowout DunesA general term for various saucer, cup, or trough-shaped hollows formed by erosion on a pre-existing dune or other sand deposit. Vegetation is often found on blowouts.
Dune blowout in Mesquite Flats Sand Dunes, Death Valley National Park