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1 The relative displacement to either side of a fault plane of points which were originally coincident. The total displacement (i.e. the sum of the dip-slip and strike-slip components) is called the ‘net slip’.

2(translation gliding) The gliding of intracrystalline zones in relation to one another over distances which are integers of the unit pattern.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

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