from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Uplift or depression of the earth's crust, affecting large areas of land or ocean bottom.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. broad regional upwarp of the cratonic portions of continents
Greek ēpeiros, continent + -geny.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
epeiro- + -geny (Wiktionary)
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