Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Convex Bank

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_402
The convex bank is the curved convex section of a river channel. The flow velocity is much lower, and so the sediments tend to accumulate on the convex shore (Fig. 47).
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