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    tam1980 Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Aug 6, 2010, 02:55 AM
    What type of plate boundary is parallel to the direction of the plate movement?
    What type of plate boundary is parallel to the direction of the plate movement?
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    Aug 6, 2010, 03:25 AM
    Would that be TECTONIC..
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    Aug 8, 2010, 07:08 PM

    Doubt it. "Tectonic' is a term related to the study of earth crust movement, and the results thereof. No direction is implied.
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    Aug 13, 2010, 08:46 AM

    A transform fault.

    Also consult this discussion of the types of plate boundaries.
    Plate boundaries
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    Aug 14, 2010, 01:34 PM

    Yep transform fault.

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