synclinal

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adjective syn·cli·nal \ (ˌ)sin-ˈklī-nᵊl \

Definition of synclinal

1 :inclined down from opposite directions so as to meet
2 :having or relating to a folded rock structure in which the sides dip toward a common line or plane

Origin and Etymology of synclinal

Greek syn- + klinein to lean — more at lean


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