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fault

noun [C] (CRACK) 裂缝     /fɒlt/ US  /fɑːlt/ specialized
a crack in the Earth's surface where the rock has divided into two parts which move against each other (地表的)断层 Surveyors say the fault line is capable of generating a major earthquake once in a hundred years. 土地测量员称这种断层带能引发百年不遇的大地震。 Caves, cracks and crevices
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