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outcrop

out·crop

outcrop

 
pronunciation:
aUt krap
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a protrusion of rock above the surface of the soil.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: outcropped, outcropping, outcrops
definition: to erupt or protrude, as a rock from the soil.