hade: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (hād), [key]
— n., v., had•ed, had•ing.
- the angle between a fault plane and the vertical, measured perpendicular to the strike of the fault; complement of the dip.
- the inclination of a vein or seam from the vertical.
- (of a fault, vein, or seam) to incline from a vertical position.