Overriding vs Megathrust - What's the difference?

overriding | megathrust |


As a verb overriding

is .

As a noun megathrust is

(geology) a sudden slip along a fault between a subducting and an overriding plate; results in a major earthquake.

overriding

English

Verb

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  • megathrust

    English

    Noun

    (Megathrust earthquake) (en noun)
  • (geology) A sudden slip along a fault between a subducting and an overriding plate; results in a major earthquake