noun. ['ˈɛskɝ'] (geology) a long winding ridge of post glacial gravel and other sediment; deposited by meltwater from glaciers or ice sheets.
- eiscir (Irish)
Words that Rhyme with Esker
Example sentences of the word esker
1. Noun, singular or mass
Here you can wander piles of ice debris in varying incarnations – esker ridges, moraine divides, kame knolls – and gaze down into the pothole depressions called kettles, left by residual blocks of melting ice.