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obsequent stream

[ ob-si-kwuhnt ]
/ ˈɒb sɪ kwənt /
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noun Geology.

a stream flowing in a direction opposite to that of the dip of the local strata.

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Origin of obsequent stream

First recorded in 1890–95
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