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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The part of a rock formation that appears above the surface of the surrounding land.

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun : an outcrop of student demonstrations
  • The outcropping was the first significant rock feature early explorers came across as they traveled up the Arkansas River in the 1720s.
  • Still a meteorite or ore outcropping, Flinx decided.
  • And there was a rocket outcropping between that area. for more
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