Meaning Deformation zone
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The change in shape of a fluid mass by variations in wind, specifically by stretching and/or shearing. Deformation is a primary factor in frontogenesis (evolution of fronts) and frontolysis (decay of fronts).
Source: w1.weather.gov

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A region of the atmosphere where the stretching or shearing deformation is large. See deformation.
Source: glossary.ametsoc.org

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A term used to describe a change in the attitude, shape or volume of a rock layer after its formation. Generally related to stress applied to the rocks resulting in folding, fracturing and faulting.
Source: eastmain.com

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Ground area affected by subsidence due, for example, to mining. Deformation zone boundaries are defined at the point where seismic instruments firstindicate disturbance.
Source: lkab.com

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Cloud bands or lines which form within a deformation field and stretch or dissolve under the influence of elongation.
Source: eumetsat.int

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Deformation zone


The change in shape of a fluid mass by variations in wind, specifically by stretching and/or shearing. Deformation is a primary factor in frontogenesis (evolution of fronts) and frontolysis (decay of fronts).
Source: forecast.weather.gov


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