crustal crustal  /ˈkrə stəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of the crust of the earth or moon

Usage(s):

  1. Gold figures that modest crustal changes could make the earth turn 90 in less than 1,000,000 years, relocating its poles on its former equator.
  2. They were conducting their search along the Galapagos Rift, where lava from the earth's molten interior rises toward the surface between two great crustal plates.
  3. Its staff of 200 includes specialists in a wide range of fields relating to earthquakes, from chemical volcanology and crustal deformation to structural geology and geomagnetism.

News

  1. Wambach breaks Hamm's mark for career goals

    United States' Abby Wambach, center right, reacts after scoring a goal against South Korea as United States' Heather O'Reilly (9) and Crustal Dunn (6) and South Korea's Jeoun Eunha (18) look on during the first half of an international friendly soccer match at Red Bull Arena, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Harrison, N.J.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Connecticut Post

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    United States' Abby Wambach, center right, reacts after scoring a goal against South Korea as United States' Heather O'Reilly (9) and Crustal Dunn (6) and South Korea's Jeoun Eunha (18) look on during the first half of an international friendly soccer match at Red Bull Arena, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Harrison, N.J.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Stamford Advocate

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