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  • n. The line formed by the intersection of the plane of a fault with the surface of the Earth
  • n. A minor split (in public opinion etc) that may develop into something larger

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (geology) line determined by the intersection of a geological fault and the earth's surface


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