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strewn field

Syllabification: strewn field

Definition of strewn field in English:

noun

Geology
A region of the earth’s surface over which tektites of a similar age and presumed origin are found.
Example sentences
  • The extent of this strewn field is still being determined, but it has already exceeded 200 sq. km.
  • It seems most strewn fields were happened upon by people hunting for gold with their detectors.
  • The size of the strewn fields is of crucial interest to all hypotheses concerned with the origin of tektites.

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