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upthrow

play
verb up·throw \ˈəp-ˌthrō\

Definition of upthrow

upthrew

play \ˈəp-ˌthrü\;

upthrown

play \ˈəp-ˌthrōn\;

upthrowing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to throw or thrust upward

First Known Use of upthrow

14th century


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upthrow

noun up·throw

Definition of upthrow

  1. :  an upward displacement (as of a rock stratum) :  upheaval, upthrust

First Known Use of upthrow

1807

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