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Beneath vs. Subduction

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Beneathadverb

Below or underneath.

Subductionnoun

The action of being pushed or drawn beneath another object.

Beneathpreposition

Below.

Subductionnoun

(geology) The process of one tectonic plate moving beneath another and sinking into the mantle at a convergent plate boundary.

Beneathpreposition

In a position that is lower in rank, dignity, etc.

Subductionnoun

The act of subducting or taking away.

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Beneathpreposition

Covered up or concealed by something.

Subductionnoun

Arithmetical subtraction.

Beneathpreposition

Lower in place, with something directly over or on; under; underneath; hence, at the foot of.

‘Beneath a rude and nameless stone he lies.’;

Subductionnoun

A surjection between diffeological spaces such that the target is identified as the pushforward of the source.

Beneathpreposition

Under, in relation to something that is superior, or that oppresses or burdens.

‘Our country sinks beneath the yoke.’;

Subductionnoun

The act of subducting or taking away.

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Beneathpreposition

Lower in rank, dignity, or excellence than; as, brutes are beneath man; man is beneath angels in the scale of beings. Hence: Unworthy of; unbecoming.

‘He will do nothing that is beneath his high station.’;

Subductionnoun

Arithmetical subtraction.

Beneathadverb

In a lower place; underneath.

‘The earth you take from beneath will be barren.’;

Subductionnoun

a geological process in which one edge of a crustal plate is forced sideways and downward into the mantle below another plate

Beneathadverb

Below, as opposed to heaven, or to any superior region or position; as, in earth beneath.

Subduction

Subduction is a geological process in which the oceanic lithosphere is recycled into the Earth's mantle at convergent boundaries. Where the oceanic lithosphere of a tectonic plate converges with the less dense lithosphere of a second plate, the heavier plate dives beneath the second plate and sinks into the mantle.

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Beneathadverb

in or to a place that is lower

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