Definition of denudation in English:



  • See denude

    • ‘Oftentimes the denudation of whole estates followed the death of the landowner.’
    • ‘The city in the nature's very lap is being subjected to wanton denudation.’
    • ‘The forests in India, despite constant denudation, are still lovely, dark and deep and home to a host of wild species.’
    • ‘Development in Tirumala has caused total denudation of the forests and soil, leading to near extinction of the indigenous flora and fauna.’
    • ‘Soil here is extraordinarily thin, sandy, and well-drained owing to highly vertical relief and millennia of rainwater surface denudation.’