dip-slip fault

noun

geology a fault on which the movement is in the direction of the dip of the fault

Nearby words

  1. dip one's toes into,
  2. dip out,
  3. dip switch,
  4. dip-and-scarp,
  5. dip-net,
  6. dip.,
  7. dipad,
  8. dipchemeng,
  9. dipcom,
  10. diped

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