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overfold

transitive verb

Definition of overfold

  1. :  to fold over; specifically :  to push over so as to form an overturned anticline

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Origin and Etymology of overfold

Middle English overfolden to fold over, from 1over + folden to fold


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overfold

noun

Definition of overfold

  1. 1 :  an overturned anticline

  2. 2 :  a sigmoid fold comprising an overturned anticline and a syncline

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Origin and Etymology of overfold

1overfold; intended as translation of German überfaltung


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