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  • n  a long steep slope or cliff at the edge of a plateau or ridge; usually formed by erosion
  • n  a steep artificial slope in front of a fortification

  • The step would be logical, since the highway atop the dam was one of the best bridges across the river, and since the flood below would reinforce the river as a scarp against the .
  • In 1925, one of his corps detected a smear of white plaster in a rock scarp near the Cheops Pyramid.
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  • Sammy' Pet for Adoption July 12
    Scarp and Tectonic are 12 week old terrier mix puppies who were rescued together with their siblings Graben and Richter, who were on Sammy's Stars a few weeks ago!
    July 11, 2013 - KSDK St. Louis

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