Translation of "fault" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (CRACK) 裂縫 uk us /fɒlt/ US  /fɑːlt/ specialized

a crack in the Earth's surface where the rock has divided into two parts which move against each other

Surveyors say the fault line is capable of generating a major earthquake once in a hundred years. 土地測量員稱這個斷層帶能引發百年一遇的大地震。

(Translation of “fault noun (CRACK)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)