Definition of San Andreas fault in English:

Share this entry

San Andreas fault

Pronunciation: /ˌsan anˈdreɪəs/
A fault line extending for some 965 km (600 miles) through the length of coastal California. Seismic activity is common along its course and is due to two crustal plates sliding past each other along the line of the fault.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.