What does lithosphere mean?

Definitions for lithosphereˈlɪθ əˌsfɪər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lithosphere, geosphere(noun)

    the solid part of the earth consisting of the crust and outer mantle


  1. lithosphere(Noun)

    The rigid, mechanically strong, outer layer of the Earth; divided into twelve major plates


  1. Lithosphere

    The lithosphere is the rigid outermost shell of a rocky planet. On Earth, it comprises the crust and the portion of the upper mantle that behaves elastically on time scales of thousands of years or greater.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lithosphere in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lithosphere in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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