(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.
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