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upthrow

synonym (synonym of upthrow)

  • (noun.event)
    (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building) (noun.event)
     

hypernym (upthrow IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building) (noun.event)
    a movement upward (noun.event)
     

derivation (.... is derived from upthrow)

  • (verb.contact)
    lift forcefully from beneath (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces (verb.motion)
     

domain category (upthrow is domain category of ....)

  • (noun.cognition)
    a science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks (noun.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym derivation domain category upheaval uplift upthrust ascension ascent rise rising upheave uplift geology

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