Sentence Examples


  • These valleys are not synclinal foldings of rocks; they seem to be erosion-valleys.
  • These bands are often concealed by more recent deposits, but it is clear that in this region the Devonian beds form a basin or synclinal with the Amazon for its axis.
  • In the basin of the Lower Amazon the Carboniferous beds lie within the Devonian synclinal and crop out on both sides of the river next to the Devonian bands.
  • The western half of the basin occupies a trough of synclinal structure; but the making of this syndine is so ancient that it cannot be directly connected with the occurrence of the lake to-day.
  • A strong synclinal fold traverses Eday and Shapinsay, the axis being N.

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