Meaning of “outcrop” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “outcrop” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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outcropnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɑʊtˌkrɑp/

earth science an area of bedrock (= solid rock that supports the earth above it) that can be seen at the surface of the earth

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