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  1. Insular?
    Relating to an island
  2. Latitude?
    The distance north or south of the equator, measured in degrees.
  3. Longitude?
    The distance east and west of Greenwich, England, measured in degrees.
  4. Meridian?
    Any of the imaginary circles around the earth that pass through the North Pole or the South Pole.
  5. Panorama?
    A wide ranging view over a large area.
  6. Peninsula?
    A strip of land with water on three sides.
  7. Precipice?
    A steep cliff or overhanging rock.
  8. Quagmire?
    Muddy land into which one can easily sink.
  9. Terrestrial?
    Having to do with the earth.
  10. Topography?
    The Physical features of a region, such as mountains, plains, or rivers.
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