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     A pebble; a stone; also, a heap of stones or rocky débris.  Southey.  [1913 Webster]


scree, n. (in sing. or pl.)
1 small loose stones.
2 a mountain slope covered with these.

prob. back-form. f. screes (pl.) ult. f. ON skritha landslip, rel. to skr{iacute}tha glide



aa, abyssal rock, alluvion, alluvium, basalt, bedrock, block lava, brash, breccia, conglomerate, crag, debris, deposit, detritus, diluvium, drift, druid stone, festooned pahoehoe, gneiss, granite, igneous rock, lava, limestone, living rock, loess, magma, mantlerock, metamorphic rock, monolith, moraine, pahoehoe, pillow lava, porphyry, pudding stone, regolith, rock, ropy lava, rubble, rubblestone, sandstone, sarsen, schist, scoria, sediment, sedimentary rock, shelly pahoehoe, silt, sinter, stone, talus, tufa, tuff

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