- Geology. the angle between a fault plane and the vertical, measured perpendicular to the strike of the fault; complement of the dip.
- Mining. the inclination of a vein or seam from the vertical.
- (of a fault, vein, or seam) to incline from a vertical position.
Origin of hade
Examples from the Web for hade
This done, of the multiplying, the last is to be hade into the last of the nombre to be multipliede.
But nombre may be hade twies in nombre, for other it is hade in hym-selfe, oer in a-noer.
A thrust fault with a hade of 80°, with surface baseleveled.The Elements of Geology
William Harmon Norton
“Hade mushe halal,” (that is not lawful,) said I to him with a loud voice.The Bible in Spain
War you tryin' to make out hu' come my hade is sot like this-a-way?The Mountain Girl
- the angle made to the vertical by the plane of a fault or vein
- obsolete (intr) (of faults or veins) to incline from the vertical
Word Origin and History for hade
Old English had "person, individual, character, individuality; condition, state, nature; sex, race, family, tribe;" see -hood. Obsolete after 14c. Cognate with Old Saxon hed "condition, rank, Old Norse heiðr "honor, dignity," Old High German heit, Gothic haidus "way, manner."