anticlinal bend

антиклинальный перегиб

English-Russian dictionary of geology. 2011.

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  • anticlinal — adj. [Gr. anti, against; klinein, to bend] Radial; inclining in opposite directions; at right angles to the surface of a part …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Detachment fold — A detachment fold occurs as layer parallel thrusting along a detachment fault develops without upward propagation of a fault; the accommodation of the strain produced by thrusting results in the folding of the overlying rock units. As a visual… …   Wikipedia

  • Obliquity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Obliquity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 obliquity obliquity inclination slope slant crookedness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 slopeness slopeness Sgm: N 1 leaning leaning &c. >V. Sgm: N …   English dictionary for students

  • skeleton — skeletonless, adj. skeletonlike, adj. /skel i tn/, n. 1. Anat., Zool. the bones of a human or an animal considered as a whole, together forming the framework of the body. 2. any of various structures forming a rigid framework in an invertebrate.… …   Universalium

  • Fold mountain — Fold mountains are mountains formed due mainly to the effects of folding on layers within the upper part of the Earth s crust. In the time before either Plate tectonic theory developed, or the internal architecture of thrust belts became well… …   Wikipedia

  • obliquity — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Slanting position Nouns 1. obliquity, obliqueness, deviation, divergence; inclination, slope, slant; crookedness; leaning; bevel, tilt; bias, list, swag, cant, twist, distortion; bend (see curvature);… …   English dictionary for students

  • Geanticlinal — Ge an*ti*cli nal, n. [Gr. ? the earth + E. anticlinal.] (Geol.) An upward bend or flexure of a considerable portion of the earth s crust, resulting in the formation of a class of mountain elevations called anticlinoria; opposed to geosynclinal.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coalinga, California — City of Coalinga   City   Coalinga City Hall …   Wikipedia

  • fold —    A bend in a geologic stratum with two flanks, often in anticlinal and synclinal sequence …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • up|warp — «UHP WRP», verb, noun. Geology. –v.t., v.i. to fold or bend in an anticlinal or upward manner. –n. an upwarped condition or area …   Useful english dictionary

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