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crustal

[kruhs-tl] /ˈkrʌs tl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a crust, as of the earth.
Origin of crustal
1855-1860
1855-60; < Latin crūst(a) shell, crust + -al1
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crustal

/ˈkrʌstəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the earth's crust
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