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An arête is a narrow ridge of rock which separates two valleys. It is typically formed when two glaciers erode parallel U-shaped valleys. Arêtes can also form  ...


Arete, Arête, or Areté may refer to: Abstract notions. Arete (moral virtue) (Greek: Ἀρετή), a term meaning "virtue" or "excellence"; A synonym for enlightenment in ...


aretes is the plural form of arete and roughly translates to earrings. arete. earring. Dictionary. Examples. arete. masculine noun. 1. (jewelry). a. earring. Quisiera ...


Glacier Landforms: Aretes, Horns & Cirques. ... Photograph of aretes in Glacier National Park, Montana The “Garden Wall” formation in Glacier National Park, ...


Arete definition: sharp ridge separating two glacial valleys | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.


Define arête: a sharp-crested ridge in rugged mountains.


Arete definition, the aggregate of qualities, as valor and virtue, making up good character. See more.


An arête is a sharp ridge of rock that is formed between glacially created valleys. The ridge is then made more defined through erosion processes such as ...


Arête definition, a sharp rugged mountain ridge, produced by glaciation. See more.


Borrowing from French arête, from Latin arista. ... arête (plural arêtes) ... “arête” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the ...