basement complex

noun

Definition of basement complex

1 : the assemblage of metamorphic and igneous rocks underlying stratified rocks in a particular region
2 : the Archean rocks — compare fundamental complex

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“Basement complex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/basement%20complex. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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