Crust vs Mohole - What's the difference?

crust | mohole |


As nouns the difference between crust and mohole

is that crust is a more solid, dense or hard layer on a surface or boundary while mohole is a hole drilled through the earth's crust into the , part of a scientific project of the 1960s.

As a verb crust

is to cover with a crust.

crust

English

(wikipedia crust)

Noun

  • A more solid, dense or hard layer on a surface or boundary.
  • The external layer of most types of bread.
  • An outer layer composed of pastry
  • * Dryden
  • Th' impenetrable crust thy teeth defies.
  • * Macaulay
  • They made the crust for the venison pasty.
  • The bread-like base of a pizza.
  • (geology) The outermost layer of the lithosphere of the Earth.
  • The shell of crabs, lobsters, etc.
  • (uncountable) Nerve, gall.
  • You've got a lot of crust standing there saying that.
  • *
  • crust punk (a subgenre of punk music)
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To cover with a crust.
  • * Boyle
  • The whole body is crusted over with ice.
  • * Felton
  • Their minds are crusted over, like diamonds in the rock.
  • To form a crust.
  • Anagrams

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    mohole

    English

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia Mohole)
  • A hole drilled through the Earth's crust into the , part of a scientific project of the 1960s.