: relating to or occurring within the interior of a tectonic platean intraplate earthquake
Examples of intraplate in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThese surfaces can also help scientists judge how often rare, powerful intraplate earthquakes strike a region.
Paul Voosen, Science | AAAS, 26 June 2019
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