Simple Definition of tectonics
geology : the structure of the Earth's surface and the ways in which it changes shape over time
Full Definition of tectonics
1 : geological structural features as a whole
2a : a branch of geology concerned with the structure of the crust of a planet (as earth) or moon and especially with the formation of folds and faults in itb : tectonism
First Known Use of tectonics
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