DW – List 10

Term Definition
geography the study of the earth's surface, climate, countries, peoples, and products
torrid extremely hot
frigid extremely cold
isthmus a narrow strip of land connecting two larger bodies of land
tributary a stream that flows into a larger body of water
delta the fertile land that collects at the mouth that some rivers
archipelago a group of many islands
plateau a plain in the mountains; tableland
strait a narrow channel connecting two larger bodies of water
straight without bend or curve; not crooked