How to use Outcroppings in a sentence
She glanced around at the rock outcroppings.
Outcroppings were very rare, as the veins were covered with loose wash, and this accounted for the late opening of the field.
Thereafter its development was rapid, and the discovery of outcroppings throughout the central and southern parts of the state gave evidence of the existence of great bodies of the mineral.
When the rocks are concealed by detrital material he looks for outcroppings on steep hillsides, on the crests of hills or ridges, in the beds of streams, in landslides, in the roots of overturned trees, and in wells, quarries, roadcuttings and other excavations.Advertisement