noun. the part of a rock formation that appears above the surface of the surrounding land.
- rock outcrop
- bad person
Example sentences of the word outcropping
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
The Florida bobcat lives in a den that consists of a hollow tree, cave, rock outcropping or other open shelter.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Put the tunnel bottom, which is the tunnel piece that has no pegs, on the shelf-like outcropping at the bottom of the wall with the bubble window.