monocline

noun
mono·​cline | \ ˈmä-nə-ˌklīn How to pronounce monocline (audio) \

Definition of monocline

: an oblique geologic fold

First Known Use of monocline

1879, in the meaning defined above

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“Monocline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monocline. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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