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3 definitions found
 for upthrow
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Upthrow \Up*throw"\, v. t.
     To throw up. --Drayton.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Upthrow \Up"throw`\, n. (Mining)
     See Throw, n., 9.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  upthrow
      n 1: (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the
           process of mountain building) [syn: upheaval, uplift,
           upthrow, upthrust]

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