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Mt Monadnock, New Hampshire
Mt. Monadnock, New Hampshire
An isolated hill formed of erosion-resistant bedrock rising above a peneplain, representing the core of the upland area that was eroded to give the plain; named for Mt. Monadnock, Cheshire County, New Hampshire. The plains of northern Australia have many examples.


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