scarplet

noun
scarp·​let | \ ˈskärplə̇t \
plural -s

Definition of scarplet

: a fault scarp only a few inches or at most a few feet high : earthquake rent

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History and Etymology for scarplet

scarp entry 2 + -let

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“Scarplet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scarplet. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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