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January 17, 2021 2:36 pmpts 30 pts
ue earth 's crust. uit earth's crust. Normally reverse faults have dips of the order of 45 or more. Intense compression produces low angle reverse faults called the "thrusts" (Fig. "thrusts" (Fig. 76). Thrust faults may curve at the bottom to merge with a bedding plane. A horizontal or low angle thrųst fault in which the displacement is large, is called the "overthrus. T he displacement of overthrusts may be measured in kilometers. The sheet of rock that has moved forward along the thrust alane is called the "nappe. Isolated parts of overthrust rock mass resting on the underlying strata are known as the "nappe outlier" or "klippe" (Fig. 7.50). Classification-II. On the basis of relatione
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  • Saurabh thankyou
    Outliers - General term used when younger rocks are exposed within older rocks (or younger rocks surrounded by older rocks) while inlier is just opposite of the thing one can find ...
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    HOW THAT IS FORMED EROSION OF YOUNGER BED FROM SURROUNDING.
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  • Sajan sarthak thankyou
    FIRST UNDERSTAND WHAT IS NAPPE?? NAPPE IS A THRUST SHEET TRANSPORTED TO A GREAT DISTANCE ALSO WE CAN CALL ALLOCHTHONOUS TYPE. THEN OUTLIER IS A ARRANGEMENT IN STRUCTURAL GEOLGY W...
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    Gurmeet singh
    how nappe & window are related with age.
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