OTHER WORDS FROM lithospherelith·o·spher·ic [lith-uh-sfer-ik], /ˌlɪθ əˈsfɛr ɪk/, adjective
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As the pieces of lithosphere move apart, new seafloor continues to form between them, called “seafloor spreading.”How the Earth-shaking theory of plate tectonics was born|Carolyn Gramling|January 13, 2021|Science News
Above the metallic core of the planet, the lithosphere consists exclusively of fluorides of the metals.Uller Uprising|Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
By their action upon the lithosphere they have produced a third envelope,—the mantle of rock waste.
The dark, cold abysses of the ocean are far less affected by change than any other portion of the surface of the lithosphere.
All the tectonic movements of the solid nucleus produce changes in the mobile lithosphere.
These igneous rocks were consolidated either upon the surface of the lithosphere or in its interior.The Principles of Stratigraphical Geology|J. E. Marr