outcrop


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Outcrop \Out*crop"\, v. i. (Geol.)
   To come out to the surface of the ground; -- said of strata.
   [1913 Webster]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Outcrop \Out"crop`\, n. (Geol.)
   (a) The coming out of a stratum to the surface of the ground.
       --Lyell.
   (b) That part of inclined strata which appears at the
       surface; basset.
       [1913 Webster]
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