(Chiefly of geological features) having the form of a dome: continental plates also give rise to domal uplifts
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- The Helland-Hansen Arch (formerly referred to as the Molde High) is one of the largest domal features.
- These events were preceded by plume-related domal uplift.
- They are also commonly associated with large domal uplifts and have an underlying lithosphere that, like mid-ocean ridges, is abnormally thin, and invaded by low-velocity, high-temperature material.