diaclinal

adjective
dia·​cli·​nal | \ ¦dīə¦klīnᵊl \

Definition of diaclinal

geology
: crossing a fold a diaclinal river

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History and Etymology for diaclinal

dia- + -clinal

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“Diaclinal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diaclinal. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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