mechanical lithosphere etymology

English word mechanical lithosphere comes from English lithosphere

Detailed word origin of mechanical lithosphere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lithosphere English (eng) (geology) The rigid, mechanically strong, outer layer of the Earth; divided into twelve major plates.
mechanical lithosphere English (eng) (geology) a mechanical analogue of the seismic lithosphere, used to simulate the flexural deformations of the Earth.

Words with the same origin as mechanical lithosphere

Descendants of lithosphere
lithospheric