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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrustnoun

    (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)


  1. upthrownoun

    A fault in which a mass of material has been thrown up from below.

  2. upthrowverb

    To throw or cast upwards.

  3. upthrowverb

    To throw up (a mass of material) from below, causing a fault.

  4. upthrowverb

    To be thrown up from below, causing a fault.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upthrowverb

    to throw up

  2. Upthrownoun

    see Throw, n., 9

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Upthrow

    up-thrō′, v.t. to throw up.—n. Up′throw, an upheaval, an uplift.

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Anagrams for upthrow »

  1. throw up, throw-up, throwup

  2. Throw up

  3. Throw-up

  4. Throwup

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upthrow in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upthrow in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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