chemical lithosphere etymology

English word chemical lithosphere comes from English lithosphere

Detailed word origin of chemical lithosphere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lithosphere English (eng) (geology) The rigid, mechanically strong, outer layer of the Earth; divided into twelve major plates.
chemical lithosphere English (eng) (geology) the chemical boundary layer between the surface of the Earth and the asthenosphere that contains the material differentiated or extracted from the mantle.

Words with the same origin as chemical lithosphere

Descendants of lithosphere