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A lithosphere is the rigid, outermost shell of a terrestrial-type planet or natural satellite that is defined by its rigid mechanical properties. On Earth, it is composed ...

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May 20, 2015 ... The lithosphere is the solid, outer part of the Earth, including the brittle upper portion of the mantle and the crust.

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lithosphere: Rigid, rocky outer layer of the Earth, consisting of the crust and the solid outermost layer of the upper mantle. It extends to a depth of about 60 mi ...

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Lithosphere definition, the solid portion of the earth (distinguished from atmosphere, hydrosphere). See more.

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The lithosphere is the solid and rigid outer layer of our planet. It includes the crust and part of the upper mantle that contains rigid rocks.

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The lithosphere includes the Earth's crust and the uppermost part of the mantle. The lithosphere's thickness varies depending on whether you measure the thin ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lithosphere

Define lithosphere: the solid part of a celestial body (such as the earth); specifically : the outer part of the solid earth composed of rock…