rejuvenated fault scarp

rejuvenated fault scarp

[ri′jü·və‚nād·əd ′fȯlt ‚skärp]
(geology)
A fault scarp revived by renewed movement along an old fault line after partial dissection or erosion of the initial scarp. Also known as revived fault scarp.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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