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oblique slip > transpressional
PREFERRED TERM
transpressional  
TYPE
  • rdfs:Resource

DEFINITION
  • A fault along which strike-slip deformation is accompanied by a component of shortening transverse to the fault.
BROADER CONCEPT
SOURCE
  • GGIC vocabularies working group (Australia)
URI
http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/faultmovementtype/transpressional
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