geotectonic

adjective
geo·​tec·​ton·​ic | \ ˌjē-ō-tek-ˈtä-nik \

Definition of geotectonic

: of or relating to the form, arrangement, and structure of rock masses of the earth's crust resulting from folding or faulting

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geotectonically \ ˌjē-​ō-​tek-​ˈtä-​ni-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

First Known Use of geotectonic

1882, in the meaning defined above

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