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In geology an yird science, a plateau (/pləˈt/ or /ˈplæt/; plural plateaus or plateaux), an aa cried a high plain or tableland, is an aurie o heichland, uisually consistin o relatively flat terrain that is raised signeeficantly abuin the surroondin aurie, eften wi ane or mair sides wi steep slopes.