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Definition 1: the part of a rock formation that appears above the surface of the surrounding land - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for outcrop in the sense of this definition

(outcrop is a kind of ...) a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter

"he threw a rock at me"

(... is a kind of outcrop ) something to which a mountain climber's rope can be secured

(... is a kind of outcrop ) an outcropping of rock that extends outward

Definition 2: appear on the surface, come to the surface on the ground - [verb of change]

Samples where outcrop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Big boulders outcropped

(outcrop is a kind of ...) come into sight or view

"He suddenly appeared at the wedding" "A new star appeared on the horizon"

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