graben definition

  • noun:
    • A usually elongated depression between geologic faults.
    • An elongated block regarding the world's crust that includes dropped relative to the nearby obstructs
    • Plural as a type of graben.
    • In geology, a trough-like location caused by the down-throw of a crustal fault-block.

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