zone of fracture

Definition of zone of fracture

: the part of the earth's crust in which deformation may result in and be accompanied by fracture

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“Zone of fracture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zone%20of%20fracture. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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