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Browse through The Canadian Atlas Online glossary of terms, which includes hundreds of geographic definitions, terminologies and concepts. Search by first letter or simply browse through the terms from A to Z. Each term is illustrated by stunning photography and is accompanied by an audio pronunciation key - simply click on the sound icon next to each definition to hear how the word is pronounced.

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Upper Mantle >> The upper mantle of the Earth’s crust is partially fluid, and because of this, the lithosphere is broken up into tectonic plates that move. This is also known as the asthenosphere.