monoclinal

adjective
mono·​cli·​nal

Definition of monoclinal

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to a monocline : having a single oblique inclination monoclinal fold monoclinal flexure

monoclinal

noun
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plural -s

Definition of monoclinal (Entry 2 of 2)

: a monoclinal fold

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History and Etymology for monoclinal

Adjective

mon- + -clinal

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“Monoclinal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monoclinal. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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