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Meaning of UPTHROW

Pronunciation:  [n]'up`throw, [v]up'throw, 'upthrow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
 

UPTHROW is a 7 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: upheaval, uplift, upthrust
 
 See Also: ascension, ascent, rise, rising

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Up*throw"\, v. t.
    To throw up. --Drayton.
    
    
  2. \Up"throw`\, n. (Mining)
    See {Throw}, n., 9.
    
    
 

 

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