Definition of upwarp in English:
verb(be upwarped) Back to top
(Of part of the earth’s surface) be elevated to form an upwarp.
- The seismic section shows upwarped reflectors in the upper crust which may be related to this convergence.
- Most of South Africa consists of a vast plateau with upwarped rims, bounded by an escarpment.
- Probably no remnants of the upwarped surface remain on the mountain tops of New England.