Synonyms and Antonyms for overthrust-fault

1. overthrust fault (n.)

a geological fault in which the upper side appears to have been pushed upward by compression


3. fault (n.)

an imperfection in an object or machine

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4. fault (v.)

put or pin the blame on

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5. fault (n.)

the quality of being inadequate or falling short of perfection

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6. fault (n.)

(geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other

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7. fault (n.)

responsibility for a bad situation or event

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8. fault (n.)

(sports) a serve that is illegal (e.g., that lands outside the prescribed area)

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9. fault (n.)

(electronics) equipment failure attributable to some defect in a circuit (loose connection or insulation failure or short circuit etc.)

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