Plateau Basalt

Science / Geology / Plateau Basalt: A sequence of parallel to subparallel basalt flows that were formed during a geologically brief interval of time and which covered an extensive geographic area. Thought to have formed from simultaneous or successive fissure eruptions.

Other Words for Plateau

Plateau Verb Synonyms: level, lull, pause, levelling off
Plateau Noun Synonyms: tableland, upland, highland, mesa
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Plateau Basalt

Science / Geology / Plateau Basalt: A sequence of parallel to subparallel basalt flows that were formed during a geologically brief interval of time and which covered an extensive geographic area. Thought to have formed from simultaneou MORE

Flood Basalt

Science / Geology / Flood Basalt: A sequence of parallel to subparallel basalt flows that were formed during a geologically brief interval of time and which covered an extensive geographic area. Thought to have formed from simultaneou MORE

Career Plateau

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Career Plateau: Occurs when an employee has reached the highest position level he or she can possibly obtain within an organization and has no future prospect of being promoted due to a lack of skills, corporate rest MORE

Basalt

Science / Geology / Basalt: A dark-colored fine-grained extrusive igneous rock composed largely of plagioclase feldspar and pyroxene. Similar in composition to gabbro. Basalt is thought to be one of the main components of oceani MORE

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