adjective syn·clastic \(ˈ)si|n, sə̇|, |ŋ+\

Definition of synclastic

  1. :  curved toward the same side in all directions —used of a surface (as of a sphere) that in all directions around any point bends away from a tangent plane toward the same side —opposed to anticlastic

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Origin and Etymology of synclastic

syn- + Greek klastos broken + English -ic — more at clastic

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