Normal Fault

Science / Geology / Normal Fault: A fault with vertical movement and an inclined fault plane. The block above the fault has moved down relative to the block below the fault.

Other Words for Fault

Fault Noun Synonyms: mistake, error, blunder, lapse, failure, offence, oversight, slip(-up), indiscretion, gaffe, gaucherie, faux pas, boner, howler, goof, boo-boo, boob
Fault Adjective Synonyms: imperfection, flaw, defect, blemish, deficiency, shortcoming, failing, weakness, frailty, foible, peccadillo
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Other Words for Normal

Normal Noun Synonyms: standard, regular, average, conventional,ual, run-of-the-mill, ordinary, routine, universal, general, common, customary, natural, typical, conformist, orthodox, healthy
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Block Fault

Science / Geology / Block Fault: A structure formed when the crust is divided into blocks of different elevation by a set of normal faults. MORE

Block Fault Mountain

Science / Geology / Block Fault Mountain: A linear mountain that is bounded on both sides by normal faults. MORE

Fault-Block Mountain

Science / Geology / Fault-Block Mountain: A mountain or range formed as a horst when it was elevated between parallel normal faults. MORE

Normal Random Variable

Business / Finance / Normal Random Variable: A random variable that has a normal probability distribution. MORE

Normal Retirement

Business / Finance / Normal Retirement: The age or number of working years after which a pension plan beneficiary can retire and receive unreduced benefits immediately. MORE

Normal Yield

Business / Agriculture / Normal Yield: The average historic yield established for a particular farm or area. Can also describe average yields. Normal production would be the normal crop acreage planted multiplied by the normal yield. These MORE

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