sheeting structure

sheeting structure

[′shēd·iŋ ‚strək·chər]
(geology)
A fracture or joint formed by pressure-release jointing or exfoliation. Also known as exfoliation joint; expansion joint; pseudostratification; release joint; sheet joint; sheet structure.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.