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A terrane in geology, in full a tectonostratigraphic terrane is a fragment of crustal material ... It was soon determined that these exotic crustal slices had in fact originated as "suspect terranes" in regions at some considerable remove, frequently ...

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Definition of suspect terrane – Our online dictionary has suspect terrane information from A Dictionary of Earth Sciences dictionary. Encyclopedia.com: English ...

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The Suspect Terrane theory posits that many terranes, or smallpieces of the Earth's lithosphere, make up each of the continents.These terranes move over ...

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Jul 17, 2013 ... Terranes were a mystery to geologists until plate tectonic theory allowed ... Accreted terranes may be called exotic terranes, suspect terranes, ...

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Sweeping the oceans - suspect and exotic terranes ... of terrane accretion is another distinct paradigm revolution/expansion in the growth of plate tectonic theory.

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In Suspect Terrain and over one million other books are available for ..... The thinking attributed to Anita Harris is a mixture of geosynclinal theory and plate ...

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Apr 23, 2016 ... The piedmont belts are suspect terranes, that is, they were transported in from somewhere else during Virginia's geologic history (Province ...

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this orogenic belt was one of the birthplaces of terrane theory and the Australide orogeny .... was the first to be interpreted as a collage of 'suspect' terranes (as ...

www.nagt-jge.org/doi/pdf/10.5408/0022-1368-37.2.83

The tectonostratigraphic terrane concept, like the theory of plate tectonics, is ..... Williams, H., and Hatcher, R.D., Jr., 1982, Suspect terranes and accretionary ...

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A natural outgrowth of plate-tectonics theories-the concept of terrane ... These fragments are termed suspect tectonostratigraphic terranes (Figure 1). The terrane ...