Synonyms for escarpment


1. escarpment, scarp, slope, incline, side
usage: a long steep slope or cliff at the edge of a plateau or ridge; usually formed by erosion
2. escarpment, escarp, scarp, protective embankment, fortification, munition
usage: a steep artificial slope in front of a fortification
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