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Term: Multiple retrogressive slide Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: A type of mass movement associated with shear failure in unfrozen sediments underlying permafrost, leading to detachment of blocks of frozen ground that move downslope.  NSIDCCryosphere 

A type of mass movement associated with shear failure in unfrozen sediments underlying permafrost, leading to detachment of blocks of frozen ground that move downslope  IPAPermafrost 

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