Definitions for "CUSPATE FORELAND"
a complex depositional feature formed when longshore drift is from two directions, which meet to produce a series of ridges at right angles to each other
A large, sandy cusp-shaped projection of the COAST. See Figure 5.
(2126) - Seaward projection of accumulated unconsolidated marine sand or gravel, bounded on both sides by wave-dominated coasts (indicates convergence of currents in a low-tide environment).